Describe the animal
Smallest of the three bears
Only found in North America
Non Retractable claws
Height 2-3 feet
Males an average of 150-300lbs. Females are smaller
Large males are known to weigh 500-600lbs.
Lest carnivorous of the carnivores
How was is born? How does the mother care for its young?
Female black bears give live birth
two out of three are blind
they nurse them in mid winter in a den until spring
the cubs will stay with the mother for about two years
How does it get food? What does it eat?
Bears eat many things
Spring:High protein lush green vegetation
Summer:Berries, grapes and Cherries and also protein- rich insects and maybe small animals
Autumn: Different types of nuts and acorns
And they eat many more things depending on the weather and if its available
Where does it live, and what are some of its habits?
Only Found in North America, but they're starting to spread
They have many food habits. They change what they eat when the weather changes
Who are it’s enemies, and how does it defend itself?
Black bear have no predators in wildlife other than black bears themselves
They use their claws and make sounds to scare away predators