Photos: Sloth bear gets ultrasound

POSTED: 12:45 PM MST Nov 27, 2012    UPDATED: 12:46 PM MST Nov 27, 2012 

Pria, the Idaho Falls Tautphaus Park Zoo's female sloth bear, was confirmed pregnant Nov. 23. “As far as we know, this is the first time a pregnancy ultrasound has ever been done on a sloth bear without anesthesia,”said Beth Rich, the zoo’s superintendent.

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The access portal into Pria's enclosure.

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