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Amazing images of the world's beautiful bears

Love Exploring Logo By Gemma Prince of Love Exploring | Slide 2 of 21: Also known as the dog bear or “Helarctos malayanus” in Latin, the sun bear is most commonly found in parts of southern Asia. Measuring roughly 3ft 3in (1m) long on average, it is the smallest species of the bear family and is characterized by its short, glossy coat.

The sun bear is the smallest

Also known as the dog bear or “Helarctos malayanus” in Latin, the sun bear is most commonly found in parts of southern Asia. Measuring roughly 3ft 3in (1m) long on average, it is the smallest species of the bear family and is characterized by its short, glossy coat.
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