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They’re Awake! Zoo Grizzlies Complete Successful Hibernation

For immediate release: March 22, 2019 - 10:00am

Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo (Zoo) grizzly bears, Mistaya (miss‑TIE’‑yuh) and Koda (KOH’ dah) are ready for spring.  The resident grizzly bears have successfully completed their third hibernation and will be returning to the Kinsmen Grizzly Bear Exhibit next week. Make sure to stop by and say hello!

Admission to the Zoo is by donation until March 31. The Zoo is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. until the end of April and from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. starting in May.

For more information on the Zoo, including the recently launched Zoo Season Pass that will allow you to visit your favourite resident grizzlies year-round, please visit