Svalbard 2017 - Ferraro Images
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Polar Snuggle

A mom rests with her yearling cubs. There is a third cub just out of view on her other side. It is rare for a mom to have three cubs and even more rare for all three cubs to survive to their second year. All the cubs looked well fed which means mom is an excellent hunter.

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