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.
Well the father bear now has to feed the cubs and the mother bear has to stay home and take care of them.
A bear cub lives with its mother wherever she goes.
Yes. By mimicking their mother, the cubs learn to be self-sufficient.
Food and protection.
In the North Pole, with their mother.
No. The father bear quite oftens kills and eats the cubs. The mother bear will get quite fierce in driving poppa bear away.
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.
they are very protective of their cubs
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.
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.
For two and a half years.
yes. as long as you don't hurt her or her cubs.
No, they are solitary unless the bear is a mother with cubs.
2 years average.
The personality of the bear is very protective. Mother bears for example will fight to the death to protect their 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.
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.
No. They live alone. If hungry a male bear will stock a mother bear with cubs for food.
The mother polar bear must protect her cubs from male bears as they will eat the cubs.
Generally two years. yas
it is one mother and two or three cubs
No. Mother bear takes care of her cubs, not you.
Usually about 2 to 3 cubs.