Debby (polar bear)
Debby in 2008
|Died||17 November 2008
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
|Known for||Oldest polar bear recorded|
|Residence||Assiniboine Park Zoo|
Debby (1966 – November 17, 2008) was the world's oldest polar bear. She lived in the Assiniboine Park Zoo in Winnipeg. In August 2008, the Guinness World Records certified her as not only the oldest polar bear, but one of the three oldest individuals ever recorded of all bear species.
- Tributes pour in after oldest polar bear dies in Winnipeg from CBC.ca; published November 18, 2008; retrieved September 27, 2014