Columbus Zoo showcases growing polar bear cub

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POWELL, Ohio (WCMH) — A 7-week-old polar bear cub is continuing her growth and development at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

Zoo officials released a video update on the female cub on Christmas Day. The cub, who was was born in November but abandoned after the mother stopped caring for her,  has opened her eyes and is getting stronger.

Crews work with the cub around the clock and are pleased with how she is progressing, but are still taking things day by day.

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