This albino black bear is about 3 years old now, this was last year at the zoo. Winnipeg is famous for another bear, Winnie the Bear (Winnie the Pooh), and I think it's great that this rare albino bear is now part of the permanent exhibit.
The albino Northern Leopard is even more rare than the green and black members of the family, who are now listed with a status of "Threatened" after years of being caught for food and scientific purposes.
Snowflake (c. 1964 – November was an albino gorilla. He was the only known albino gorilla so far (although not the only ape), and the most popular resident of the Barcelona Zoo in Catalonia, Spain. He died of skin cancer .