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A mother bear is very protective of her cub. She can get very aggressive and attack if someone or other animals get close to them.Mother bears are dedicated to their cubs, yet stern so they learn to survive out on their own when they are old enough.

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What does a polar bear mother teach her cubs?

It is the mother polar bear that teaches her cubs (usually two cubs) by example. Cubs often hamper their mother's hunting, but eventually the cubs become able to exist on their own. A mother polar bear will try to avoid meeting an adult male polar bear, as there is a danger the male may kill and eat her cubs.

What does cubs mean for a grizzly bear?

Well the father bear now has to feed the cubs and the mother bear has to stay home and take care of them.

Where do bear cubs live?

A bear cub lives with its mother wherever she goes.

Do black bear cubs hunt with their mother during the day?

Yes. By mimicking their mother, the cubs learn to be self-sufficient.

Why do polar bear cubs stay with their mother?

Food and protection.

What is the farthest distance a mother bear will be from her cubs?

5 ft.

Where do polar bear cubs live?

In the North Pole, with their mother.

Do father bears live with their cubs?

No. The father bear quite oftens kills and eats the cubs. The mother bear will get quite fierce in driving poppa bear away.

How does a mother bear raise her cubs?

The cubs stay with the mother bear for 2-3 years, nursing while they are with her. As they grow older, they nurse less as they learn how to hunt. Eventully, the mother bear drives them away. For more information, visit the Related Link.

How mother bears act?

they are very protective of their cubs

Will a mother bear feign injury to protect her cub?

Good question. To feign means 'to pretend'. So you're asking would a mother bear 'fake' an injury to protect her cubs? No, but a mother bear would protect her cubs so fiercely that she would risk death for them.

Do polar bear cubs hunt and travel with the dad?

Polar bear cubs have nothing to do with their dad. They stay with their mother until they're old enough to manage on their own.

How long do polar bear cubs stay with their mother?

For two and a half years.

Is a mother polar bear kind?

yes. as long as you don't hurt her or her cubs.

Do grizzly bears live in herds?

No, they are solitary unless the bear is a mother with cubs.

How long do the grizzly bear cubs live with their mother?

2 years average.

What is the personality of a bear?

The personality of the bear is very protective. Mother bears for example will fight to the death to protect their cubs.

How long does a mother bear stay with her cubs?

A mother bear will keep her cub close to her for about 17 months. After the 17 months, the cub will be big enough to learn to live life as a bear.

Why do the polar bears leave their cubs?

The mother polar bear leaves her cubs to fend for themselves when they are around 3 years old. Then the mother bear would probably rear another litter in the same year or the subsequent year.

Do polar bears live in packs?

No. They live alone. If hungry a male bear will stock a mother bear with cubs for food.

Do polar bears eat their own children?

The mother polar bear must protect her cubs from male bears as they will eat the cubs.

How long do grizzly bear cubs stay with their mother?

Generally two years. yas

What is the polar bear family life like?

it is one mother and two or three cubs

Do polar bears need to be separated after birth?

No. Mother bear takes care of her cubs, not you.

How many babies can a mother polar bear have at a time?

Usually about 2 to 3 cubs.