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NC Zoo’s grizzly bear Tommo

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ASHEBORO, N.C. -- Tommo the grizzly bear has a big personality to go with his big frame.

The North Carolina Zoo's bear is in the 700 to 800-pound range.

Now, zookeepers are making it their goal to train him for certain veterinary procedures.

So far, the training has paid off and Tommo is off to a great start.