The bear has adopted an orphaned bear cub at the reserve in Kamchatka
PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY, 14 Sep — RIA Novosti. Bear in Yuzhno-Kamchatsky reserve adopted an orphaned bear cub left without a mother, according to the Kronotsky nature reserve, under the management of which is reserve.
“Extremely rare in the social behaviour of bears observed by staff of the Kronotsky nature reserve on the banks of the Kurile lake. A bear with two cubs adopted into their family with another baby. The reason why the bear was left without a mother, unknown,” the message reads.
It is noted that zoologists watching Aglaia, the technicians have nicknamed bear and her cubs-segoletki (the first year of life) for a long time. At the end of August in their company was first spotted a strange bear-lonczak (second year). Dipper is quite tolerant to the presence of orphans, and after a time, the adopted child became a full member of the family.