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IN PICTURES: Mango the Bear gets back surgery for slipped disk at Israeli zoo
By REUTERS
07/05/2014
Mango, a 19-year-old Syrian brown bear suffers from a slipped disk, impairing his mobility and causing pain.
 
A Syrian brown bear named Mango had back surgery at the Ramat Gant Safari on Wednesday.

Mango, a 19-year-old Syrian brown bear suffers from a slipped disk, impairing his mobility and causing pain.

He underwent the complicated and unprecedented surgery on his spine in the hope of improving his quality of life, a Ramat Gan Safari spokesperson said.
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