NO LOOSE GOOSE Published: February 26, 1989 12:00 am + Leave a comment A rare and endangered nene goose, born just a week ago, weighs less than half a pound and could scarcely care for itself. It's being hand-reared at the St. Louis Zoo. Add a comment Like that? Read this. Entertainment Feb. 20, 2018 Quiz: How much do you really know about these famous family trees?