A Canadian Officer Rescued the Real Winnie-the-Pooh

The beloved children’s book character was based on a real-life black bear cub.

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  • The original Winnie-the-Pooh stuffed toys. 

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  • Christopher Robin Milne (left) and Harry Colebourn & Winnie the Bear at the London Zoo (right). 

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