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Mud licking bear

On my frist scouting trip
With the help of a old hunter.Near a pond in the mud I found track's and
were the bear layed .
Old hunter said the funny looking mark's are were the bear licked the mud
I Asked why . He did not know.
So why do they lick mud ? ( Black mud)

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Location: OlyWa
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Mud licking bear

That's a new one to me..
Maybe it was licking up bugs of some sort.

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Mud licking bear

probly to get minerals of some kind.

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Location: Wa.
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Mud licking bear

Or ants

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Mud licking bear

That's what I thought

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Mud licking bear

ya that or there was a little bit of water there and it was too lazy to walk to where more was
mud usually has water on top a little anyway

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