Bears are not companions of men, but children of God.-Charles Muir
- Bears are extraordinarily intelligent animals. They have the largest and most complex brains in comparison to other land mammals their size.
- Bears grieve deeply for others.
- Bears have excellent senses of smell, sight and hearing.
- Some species of Asiatic bear build nests in the trees.
- Bears care deeply about family members.
- Grizzly bears can remember hotspots for food even after ten years.
- All polar bears alive today can trace their ancestry back to one female brown bear who lived in Ireland 50,000 years ago.
Bears are a symbol of COURAGE & STRENGTH