Arrow-right Camera

Outdoors blog

Fri., Aug. 15, 2014, 4:27 p.m.

Photo: Mom’s lesson bears fruit for bear cub

A black bear cub in Montana watches its mother eat chokecherries. (Jaime Johnson)
A black bear cub in Montana watches its mother eat chokecherries. (Jaime Johnson)

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- While bears have a well-known taste for huckleberries, they also cash in on other fruits.

This black bear sow appears to be giving its cub a lesson in the nutritional benefits of eating chokecherries, according to this great photo snapped this week by Montana outdoor photographer Jaime Johnson.




You must be logged in to post comments. Please log in here or click the comment box below for options.

comments powered by Disqus
« Back to Outdoors blog
Rich Landers
Rich Landers joined The Spokesman-Review in 1977. He is the Outdoors editor for the Sports Department writing and photographing stories about hiking, hunting, fishing, boating, conservation, nature and wildlife and related topics.

Follow Rich online: