Monday, August 13, 2012

Fact of the Day: Polar Bears Are Not Sleepy

Unlike their brown or black bear counterparts, polar bears don't hibernate during winter time. The only exception is a pregnant mother polar bear who will enter her den and stay during her cub's early infancy. 

7 comments:

  1. awww so cute!! Totally agree about Bobby!!!

    xo

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  2. That is really interesting. And while Polar bears may look adorable, they can be incredibly vicious when they need to be.

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  3. yep, when they get born in my city's zoo, the people there don't know for weeks how many babies were born since their mother keeps them deep in her den.

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  4. i hibernate like a polar bear on the weekends.

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  5. Ohh, really? I thought that all polar bears hibernated!!

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  6. How can something so adorable be so vicious?

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  7. they're so cute, & i wish they weren't endangered. grrrrrrrrr!

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