Moms in the wild
Great photos of nature featuring wild animal mothers and their offspring.
Lioness with cub, National reserve Pilanesberg, South Africa
photo credit: Gabriela Stebler
In this picture
a cub rubs her mother's neck, begging for milk.
Elephants in Corbett National Park, India
photo credit: Yagdip Rajput
Always nice to see how such a large animal like an elephant cares and
protects her cubs.
Mountain gorillas, national parks of Rwanda.
photo credit: Rita Summers
A small mountain gorilla, sucking his mothers thumb
Polar bears in Vapusk, Manitoba, Canada
photo credit: Howard Ruby
"One reason why people like polar bears, is because of the tender relationship between mother and cub.
Brown Bears Lake Clark, Alaska
photo credit: Rick Rasmussen
"The rain was falling and a curious kid looks out from behind his mother.
Sea Lions, Espanola Island, Galapagos Islands
photo credit: Eddie Schermerhorn
“I had been crawling around in the sand trying to get a good angle for a shot, when this scene fell into place.
The deer in Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
photo credit: Wil Hershberger
Fawn jumping on his back mother to get a better look, who's coming down the hill.
Bald eagles, Katmai, Alaska
photo credit: John Hunter
"Hiding on a nearby cliff pays off with this a touching snapshot of a mother, feeding their chicks.
A mother cheetah and cubs in the Masai Mara, Kenya
photo credit: Eberhard Brunner
Patence pays off in this image of female cheetah guarding her cubs.
The baboons in the Selinda Reserve, Botswana
photo credit: Adrian Beeyli
"A family of baboons, happily courting each other on the island of Palm.
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