Baby Bears Born at Nat’l Zoo: Two rare

Andean bear cubs have been born at The Smithsonian’s National Zoo, the zoo says in a press release, and

they are CUTE!

Six-year-old mama Billie Jean delivered the only surviving Andean cubs in a North American

Zoo overnight on Wednesday.

The genders of the cubs aren’t known yet and won’t be for several months as

zookeepers leave Billie Jean alone to tend to her new babies.

The bears won’t be released to the public

eye until spring, the zoo says; they can be seen on the live camera on