15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Nature Calls

This male Black Bear is hot on the heals of a potential mate . What an awesome experience to see this male black bear coming through the forest as if he owned it . He was not going unnoticed , hormones raging this bear put on a show for me and his hopeful girlfriend .

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2017
Date Uploaded: 06.2017
Photo Location: Hayward , Wisconsin, United States of America
Copyright: © David Shaffer