Carmen, they're half-grown cubs, not infants.
The number of cubs at a birth is from two to four, usually three.
The tigress gives birth to from two to five, even six cubs; but three is a frequent number.
"They are on the scent of the cubs..." he whispered, "straight to the Lyadov uplands."
They'll take the cubs from under your very nose.
Finally, the cave became a resort of bears; the remains of 354 specimens, in all stages of growth, including even sucking cubs, being discovered.
As far as can be judged, the emblems of the original Physiologus were the following: (I) the lion (footprints rubbed out with tail; sleeps with eyes open; cubs receive life only three days after birth by their father's breath); (2) the sun-lizard (restores its sight by looking at the sun); (3) the charadrius (Deut.
This business is frequently performed by a gamekeeper, a sum being paid him for any litter of cubs or fox found on his beat.
They are excessively shy and wary; young cubs are often captured by the hunters who have killed the dam, but all attempts to rear them have hitherto failed.
The hounds had killed two of the cubs and the borzois three.
She was only trying to take care of her cubs.
In a year and a half the cubs attain their full development; and from observations on captive specimens it appears that the duration of life ought to extend to some thirteen or fourteen years.
After a gestation of from 60 to 65 days, the vixen during the month of April gives birth to cubs, of which from five to eight usually go to form a litter.
It was somehow reassuring knowing that she and her cubs were out there somewhere.
At all events the lion remains with the lioness while the cubs are young and helpless, and assists in providing her and them with food, and in educating them in the art of providing for themselves.
Though not strictly gregarious, lions appear to be sociable towards their own species, and often are found in small troops, sometimes consisting of a pair of old ones with their nearly fullgrown cubs, but occasionally of adults of the same sex; and there seerp.s to be evidence that several lions will associate for the purpose of hunting upon a preconcerted plan.
Coming out of the trees was the mother bear, and behind her, the two cubs.
The hair of the cubs is longer than that of the adults, its groundcolour less bright, and its spots less distinct.
The bear was a sow with two cubs.
Now what would happen to her cubs?
Never mind... and don't go after the cubs!
What about the cubs?
badgers Two young badger cubs, courtesy of Gerald James.
It's the greedy bastards at the top who are killing the smaller cubs.
We have about 12 beavers at the moment having said goodbye to six just after christmas as they went up to Cubs.
Cheetah cubs Four cheetah cubs Four cheetah cubs are seen by the orthopedic team at the Queen Mother Hospital.
cubs born underground in an ' earth ' .
cubs reared in the zoo.
Last year they helped to rescue four cubs whose mothers had been killed.
Bottle feeding Very young cubs taken from a damaged sett are difficult to get started on a bottle.
Cubbing - the practice of training new hounds to kill fox cubbing - the practice of training new hounds to kill fox cubs - began at the end of August.
There is a three month closed season from February to April to protect female badgers with dependent cubs.
cheetah cubs Four cheetah cubs are seen by the orthopedic team at the Queen Mother Hospital.
The leopard cubs I cannot believe how much bigger they have grown in the month I have been away!
I've been in a lion cubs ' den with my children in South Africa.
Now to add to the role of honor comes Two Brothers, a film about two tiger cubs set in the wilds of Cambodia.
Why not curb the breeding ability of the male cubs, leaving only a small number to reproduce?
They also use terriers to humanely dispatch the cubs.
Whenever you give the cubs food they become very feral.
I still have some zebra in the deep freeze for the cubs which they will enjoy.
greedy bastards at the top who are killing the smaller cubs.
leopard cubs I cannot believe how much bigger they have grown in the month I have been away!
All the cats are very lethargic, even the cubs.
lethargic today, even the cubs.
lion cubs ' den with my children in South Africa.
As part of this the Cubs will do litter picking and evaluate the impact of what they have found.
The cubs were completely dry and seemed as playful as normal.
reared cubs back into the wild.
All the mothers will then suckle any of the cubs, allowing the others to go hunting.
tiger cubs at Paignton Zoo have received their first vet check.
If a lactating vixen is shot, how does a keeper locate and humanly dispatch the cubs without a terrier to ascertain their whereabouts?
Behavior Foxes live in family groups which may include additional non-breeding vixens helping to rear the cubs.
Now completely weaned off their mother's milk, it will be the food she supplies that the cubs are reliant upon.
Except during summer when the young families of cubs are being separately provided for by their parents, they assemble in troops or packs, often in relays, and by their combined and persevering efforts are able to overpower and kill deer, antelopes and wounded animals of all sizes.
The intention of Secret World is to eventually return any reared cubs back into the wild.
In the case of lions, the breeders usually remove the cubs when they are three-four days old.
The two rare Sumatran tiger cubs at Paignton Zoo have received their first vet check.
Your cubs must be bottle fed around the clock for two weeks, then weaned on a diet of high quality meat.
Now completely weaned off their mother 's milk, it will be the food she supplies that the cubs are reliant upon.
Bears can be dangerous, especially if you stumble across a mother bear with cubs nearby.
Among its offerings are a wide array of western-themed artwork such as mountain vistas, cowboys, log cabins, horses, and bear cubs.
The youngest and newest troop members are the Tiger Cubs, who wear a navy blue uniform with a blue and orange coordinating neckerchief.
The Chicago Cubs should take that advice: practice.
NY Minute Dating has a very active events schedule with special groups like Jewish Singles, Cougars & Cubs, Single Professionals, Asian Singles, and African American Singles.
According to the site, men of any age who date women a decade or more older are "cubs."
Any dating site can be used to find both cougars and cubs, simply by specifying the age and gender of your partner, but sites like ToyBoy.com is tailored to that demographic.
CougarDating.ca also provides a focused site for cougars and cubs, but seems to be a much less popular site.
However, even the small statistics reveal a common trend in cougar dating: cubs outnumber the cougars by a significant factor.
In early February of 2011, there were only thirteen new older women who joined the site, but in the same period of time almost one hundred cubs signed up.
For example, learn how polar bears stay warm and why the cubs stay close to their mother.
The zoo began with just one lion, two bear cubs, an alligator, a coyote, a peacock, and some rabbits.
Now you can outfit your littlest cubs in animal prints, too.
Throughout the four levels of Cub Scouting, the basic uniform remains the same for Tiger Cubs, Wolf Scouts and Bear Scouts with the differences occurring in the uniform accessories.
If the youngest group of girl scouts, Gacelas, in a particular area are working on an environmental project, so too will be the youngest group of boy scouts, Cubs, in the same area.
The Cub Scout program is for first graders through third grade boys and is broken down into the Tiger Cubs, Wolf Scouts, and Bear Scouts.
Socks: Official dark blue socks with orange stripes for Tiger Cubs and gold tops for Wolf and Bear Cub Scouts.
The female brings forth from two to four cubs towards the close of the year, which are able to follow their mother in about fifteen days after birth.
Cubs are nearly as long in the hair although only about half the size and not only softer and better, but have the advantage of being very much lighter in pelt.
The hares had already half changed their summer coats, the fox cubs were beginning to scatter, and the young wolves were bigger than dogs.
(This meant that the she-wolf, about whom they both knew, had moved with her cubs to the Otradnoe copse, a small place a mile and a half from the house.)
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