Hudson in 2013 (Josh Mogerman (image enhanced) – Creative Commons Licence)

Name:  Hudson (male)

Born: 14 December 2006 at Brookfield Zoo, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Mother: Arki (deceased)

Father: Aussie (deceased)

Siblings: Marty (male) born 1996 and died 2021, Tiquak (female) born 1999, Kinapak (male) born 2000 and died 2007, Payton (male) born 2008

Current location: Brookfield Zoo, Chicago, Illinois, USA

History of captivity:

  1. Born in captivity in Brookfield Zoo, Chicago 14 December 2006 and still in situ

Progeny: None 

Additional Information

Polar bear goes for CT scan and has semen extracted for artificial insemination (article published 31 May 2019) (opens in new window)

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Page updated 07 January 2022