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Sloth Bear Mom Runs into a Group of Foraging Macaques

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Sloth Bear Mom Runs into a Group of Foraging Macaques

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A sloth bear mom has made the wise decision to forage for food during the day, in a bid to avoid nocturnal predators. This brings her in contact with a troop of excitable bonnet macaques.

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India is a land of powerful extremes, with searing summer heat and thunderous tropical storms. When there's water, life is good for everyone. But for three months every year, the plains turn into a blistering, arid wilderness, and every creature walks a fine line between life and death. Follow a mother sloth bear and her two young cubs as they forage for enough food to make it through the crushing dry season. For this young family, survival means holding out until the monsoon rains return.

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