Bears and Paw Sucking
Name: Laurie D.
In the children's book Good Morning Granny Rose ( Warren
Ludwig) a hibernating bear is tossing and turning and Granny puts his
paw into his mouth and says " I guess what my Daddy told me was true,
bears really do suck their paws during their long winter naps." The
children asked me if that was true. Do hibernating bears suck their
paws? We could not find any mention of that in our research. An answer
will make our day!!
Yes, they do.
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Update: June 2012