Milwaukee County Zoo Gets Big Response to 'Guess Polar Bear's Weight' Contest

Milwaukee County Zoo ran a contest this week for people to guess the weight of polar bear Snow Lilly, and got a huge response.

The correct answer, the zoo said after the contest closed on December 5, was 576.5 pounds.

In video of the weigh-in, fish are used to lure Snow Lilly onto the scales. The bear marked her 35th birthday on December 5, which she celebrated with frozen fish cake, crabs, and shrimp. Credit: Milwaukee County Zoo via Storyful