According to Dave Fellows of the United States Geological Survey, a group of bears is called a sloth or a sleuth. Although bears are often considered loners, they can be quite social. More »

A male bear is called a boar, and a female bear is called a sow.A group of bears is referred to as a sloth. More »

A female bear is called a sow. Male bears are called boars, and a group of bears is called a sloth. There are eight species of bears living throughout the world: Asiatic black, black, brown, polar, panda, sloth, sun and ... More »

According to the National Wildlife Foundation, there are an estimated 32,500 grizzly bears remaining in the wild in the United States as of 2014. Of these, 31,000 are in Alaska, and the remainder are spread throughout th... More »

A male bear is called a boar, and a female bear is called a sow.A group of bears is referred to as a sloth. More »

As of 2014, there are no bears that are native to Africa. The only bear species known to be native to the African continent was the Atlas bear, being named in reference to the Atlas Mountains of Africa. The Atlas bear we... More »

Bears do not undergo true hibernation, but they do enter a state of lowered activity and alertness during the winter months to conserve energy and survive the coldest part of the year, according to Bear Trust Internation... More »