Damai, Sun Bear Cub Diary – Explore in Forest Part V

Date: May 12th 2013

Text and Photos by Chiew Lin May

Mother’s day is a special day to appreciate and think about all those wonderful mother out there. However this not only just the human ones, the animal ones too. Sun bear cubs depends and stay with their mum for about two years. Damai, the 10 months old sun bear cub was rescued by Sabah Wildlife Department and sent to Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC), which became an orphan sun bear cub. Damai loss her mother and do not feel mother’s care anymore. Damai was learn herself how to survive in the wild. They are simply so cute and adorable, yet face so many challenges for surviving. Major threats to sun bears are habitat loss and commercial hunting. So please share to help us spread the word.

Happy Mother’s day to every Mother with love.? 

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