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:

MrsBitchface said...

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

xo

The Geeks Paradise said...

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

DEZMOND said...

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.

Bart said...

i hibernate like a polar bear on the weekends.

Jax said...

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

Anonymous said...

How can something so adorable be so vicious?

Teddi said...

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