Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Playing with first ice.
This November at South Kamchatka Sanctuary I was fortunate to observe a family of bears, mother and two cubs born earlier this year. These animals continued with their business even when humans were around: this allowed me to witness several intimate and seasonal moments of their life. Such as this one, where a bear cub is investigating the properties of ice for the first time in his life.
Read original story in Russian here: http://shpilenok.livejournal.com/153197.html
This is a photo that proves that I'm not the only adult playing with ice.