The Daily Treat: You'd Smile Like This Baby Bearcat if You Smelled Like Popcorn, Too

Staten Island Zoo Bearcat Smiles: Photo
Did somebody say popcorn?!
Splash News Online

updated 09/04/2013 AT 02:00 PM EDT

originally published 09/04/2013 AT 01:30 PM EDT

If you've ever smiled really, really big when you walked into a movie theater and it had nothing to do with what you were there to see, then this bearcat totally gets you.

He's loving the smell of popcorn, too.

Bearcats, a.k.a. binturongs, naturally emit a scent reminiscent of buttery popcorn from their glands. And that's enough to bring a smile to Oliver Wolf's face.

The 2-month-old Staten Island Zoo resident knows no Oscar nominee or Ryan Gosling-lead rom-com can top his natural scent, which is used by the mammals to communicate.



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