Brian Ladoon... I haven't seen him since I lived in Churchill Manitoba about 20 years ago. His hair is greyer, but he is still just as eccentric. When I was there he was living with Carol. I wonder if he is still with Penny.
YouTube - Wild Polar Bear Meets Husky
He also made National Geographic a few years back in a story about animals at play.
Here's another version:
Play, Spirit, and Character | SoundSeen: Animals at Play with Stuart Brown and Norbert Rosing [Speaking of Faith® from American Public Media] (external - login to view)