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Elderly Polar Bear Spars With Young Males

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Elderly Polar Bear Spars With Young Males

Short | 03:11

Polar bears will spar relentlessly with each other whenever they meet in summer. It's friendly and sociable, but also a good way to establish hierarchy.

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Things are heating up in Churchill. The polar bears have arrived on shore weeks ahead of schedule, and the town is stunned to find a beloved dog mauled, presumably by one of the bears. Conservationists have a good idea of who is responsible, and it's a race against time to find the culprit before tragedy strikes again. Meanwhile, local guide Kelsey Eliasson tries to establish a new and unique tourist experience with potentially disastrous consequences.

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