Tag Archives: Grizzly Cub

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How To Spend Summer…

…Grizzly bear cub style! Here we see two old favourite cubs, brother and sister just hanging out and chilling in the summer sun on a bed of seaweed to help keep cool. These guys as […]

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Butt Guard

Here we see a young grizzly bear cub photographed here on the BC coast whilst vigilantly guarding his mom’s back end. Whilst she’s checking the river out for salmon and other bears, this little guy […]

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Grizzly Cub and Clam

Remember ‘Visitors For Lunch’ from early last month? Well here is the little guy from that shot making off with the remnants of a butter clam before the crows can get to it. This young […]

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Visitors For Lunch

Here’s a favourite mum and cub that we’ve seen a number of times here on the blog. Today they are having one of their favourite springtime meals – butter clams out on the mud flats […]

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Looking Cool

Here we see a little yearling cub trying his best to ‘look cool’ with a wisp of Lyngby’s Sedge hanging from his mouth. Lyngby’s Sedge (Carex lyngbyei) is a staple diet for coastal bears in […]

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Mussel Muncher

I came across this little guy with his mother and siblings feeding down on a beach at low tide one day here on the BC coast. Seeing bears – particularly young bears – eating shellfish, […]

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Handsome 2

This handsome young grizzly bear cub had only been weaned by his mother a few days prior to this shot, but from his expression and reaction we can see he had already learnt one of […]

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Unique Momma

Here’s our third different triple grizzly cubs family in a row. This mom, a pretty unique mum in her own right, managed a rarely seen event in the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary here on the […]

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Family Swim

I really enjoy watching bears swimming when I can (Swimming Lesson) and here we see a grizzly bear mom and her three cubs out swimming across an estuary. This was no leisurely or fun swim […]

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Exciting Time of Year

Mid to late June is often an exciting and yet worrying time of year in the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary on the northern BC coast. It’s exciting because this is the time the moms with […]

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Stuck in the Mud

Although this tiny grizzly bear cub of the year looks as though he was stuck in the mud, he was actually out with his mother digging clams (see also Thanks Mum). You or I would […]

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He Sticks Like Glue!

Here’s a shot of a grizzly bear mum (Queen of the Khutz) and her yearling cub just waking up one day in June last year. The cub is affectionately known by some as ‘velcro’ because […]