Who's who? Print casts of grizzly (top) and black bear (bottom).

Who's who?  Front and back print casts of grizzly (top) and black bear (bottom).

Detailed Description

Who's who?  These are print casts of front and back paw prints of a grizzly bear (top) and black bear (bottom). The casts on the right are the front paws of each species; the casts on the left are the back.  How do you tell? 

Grizzly/brown bear toes are closer together and form a fairly straight line above the paw pad. On a black bear, the toes are further apart and form more of an arc above the paw pad. For more on accurately identifying these two bears species, visit: https://www.nps.gov/articles/bear-identification.htm


Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

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Location Taken: US