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The Bear Family

Credit: USFWS
The family of bears (Ursidae) has eight living species. They are solitary animals that only hang out with other bears during mating season. Young bears,…Read More »

like the polar bear cubs above, stay with their mothers until they are old enough to go out on their own, usually at age two.   Less «
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