Winter weather advisory issued for much of SE Wisconsin through 9 a.m. Saturday
Impeachment trial of President Trump: How to watch it on TV and online with FOX6 News

Milwaukee County Zoo’s jaguar cubs celebrate 1st birthday

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The Milwaukee County Zoo celebrated on Wednesday, November 13th, the first birthdays of male jaguar cubs, B’alam and Zean.

For the festivities, zookeepers provided the cubs with some extra special enrichment items. Officials say the “toys” provide enrichment to help the animals exhibit natural behaviors that would be seen in the wild. Those items included wrapped presents with scents and nesting material, a layered ice cake with meat treats and food juices, along with a Happy Birthday sign made with non-toxic paints.

B’alam and Zean were born one year ago on November 13th, to mother Stella and wild-born father, Pat. Pat’s genes are incredibly valuable for the conservation of the species, because he is a wild-born animal.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.