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Kali swims in the new McDonnell Polar Bear Point at the Saint Louis Zoo in St. Louis on June 4, 2015. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

PHOTOS: Kali the Polar Bear Makes Himself at Home at New Saint Louis Zoo Exhibit

Polar Bear Point opens to the public this Saturday.

06/04/2015

Polar Bear 'Kali' at the Buffalo Zoo on 4-30-15 (Kelly Ann Brown, Buffalo Zoo)

Polar Bear ‘Kali’ Transported to Saint Louis Zoo Via FedEx

In March 2013, the orphaned bear was turned over to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service by an Alaskan hunter who unknowingly killed Kali’s mother in a subsistence hunt.

05/08/2015

Kali the polar bear cub in 2013. (Photo courtesy U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

Orphaned Polar Bear to Relocate to St. Louis Zoo

Kali, the polar bear who gained international fame when orphaned two years ago, is coming to the St. Louis Zoo.

04/28/2015

Kali the orphaned male polar bear cub from Point Lay, Alaska, explores the enclosure outside the infirmary at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage, Alaska, on Friday, March 22, 2013. (Bob Hallinen/Anchorage Daily News/MCT via Getty Images)

St. Louis Zoo Awaiting OK for Kali the Polar Bear’s Transfer

The St. Louis Zoo is putting the finishing touches on its new Arctic exhibit while awaiting the transfer of an orphaned Alaskan polar bear.

04/14/2015

Kali the polar bear cub in 2013. (Photo courtesy U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

St. Louis Zoo May Get Orphaned Polar Bear

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says Alaskan cub will go to Buffalo, NY first.

03/23/2013

St. Louis Zoo

UPDATE: Zoo Tries New Tactic to Get Polar Bears

The St. Louis Zoo hopes to open a $20-million Polar Bear exhibit by 2016.

05/01/2012