Snow Lilly in 2016, aged 32

Name:  Snow Lilly (female)

Born:  5 December 1984 in captivity in Seneca Park Zoo, Rochester, New York, USA

Died: 24 September 2021 in Milwaukee County Zoo, Wisconsin, USA.

Mother:  Penny (deceased)

Father:  Nicklee (deceased)

Siblings:  Not known

Current location: link

History of captivity:

  1. Born 5 December 1984 in Seneca Park Zoo, Rochester, New York, USA
  2. Transferred to Bronx Zoo, New York City, New York, USA 18 September 1985
  3. Arrived at Milwaukee County Zoo, Wisconsin, USA 25 February 2005
  4. Euthanized at Milwaukee on 24 September 2021

Progeny:  Tundra (male) born 1991, died 2017

Additional Information

Snow Lilly was 36 years old when she was euthanized at Milwaukee County Zoo.  She was suffering from heart disease and a number of other age related conditions.  You can read more here.

The video below was published on 27 May 2018 and shows Snow Lilly in her enclosure at Milwaukee County Zoo.

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Page updated 25 September 2021