Forever Under Construction

Voytek

Posted in Books, WWII by homeyra on January 27, 2008

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Voytek the Iranian Soldier-bear
Soldier-bear adopted in 1943
via Poland Iran 2007
Honour sought for “Soldier-Bear”, BBC
Archive footage
The book: Voytek the Soldier Bear
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  1. 99 said, on January 27, 2008 at 8:25 am

    Poor bear….

    Homeyra: I also vote for this one. 🙂

  2. UC said, on January 28, 2008 at 9:40 pm

    My uncle had a Iranian bear too…brought it up from a cub to adulthood…it was just as intelligent and the stories he told were amazing.

    The bears have unique personalities.

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