Have you ever wondered what would happen if two strong animals such as a bear and a bull fought. This is a kind of fight that you are unlikely to witness but the thought of it is just fascinating. Both animals have different capabilities meaning that it can be quite challenging for both of them. Below are some helpful facts that will help us predict this amazing fight between Bear vs bull.
Facts on Bear
The bear is commonly known to be largest among land carnivores. Just like most mammal, males and females have different physical characteristics. Surprisingly, a female bear can be three times smaller than a male polar bear. These animals can be as long as 2.5 to 3m long. Male bears can weigh over 650 kg (1, 433 lb). An adult male weights more than 350kg (772lb).
On the other hand, sows (female bears) can weigh between 331 and 551 lb (150kg and 250kg). Sows are also shorter with a length that ranges from 1.8 to 2.5m. A sow can weigh up to 500kg (1, 102 lb) when pregnant. The largest polar bear measured 3.7m long and weighed 1,002 kg (2, 209 lb).
Bears have a unique appearance that is also attractive. They have a long neck and a slender body. Their coat color ranges from yellow to white to light brown. The angle of light and the season are the main determinants of the animal’s color. The hind limbs of a bear are muscular and larger than the front limbs. Its feet have five-toed paws.
The paws of these animals can be as large as 12 inches (30cm). These large paws allow the animal to move easily over snow and ice. The toes have strong, curved, and non-retractile claws. The bear uses the claws to grasp prey or climb on ice.
The bear has about 42 teeth which are used for aggression and catching prey. The animal has large incisors that tear flesh. The strong canines of bears also grasp and tear tough hides. The bear has large and strong molars that chew flesh. Interestingly, they prefer swallowing food to chewing it. Its tail ranges from 2.8 to 4.7 inches (7 to 12 cm).
Facts on Bull
Bulls are large mammals that weigh up to 1, 100kg. At birth, they only weigh between 60 and 65 pounds. These animals have a rapid growth rate. They can also run at a speed of about 40km/h. Most bulls possess horns that are thicker than those of a cow. In most breeds, these horns tend to curve outwards and upwards thus making them quite dangerous. Not all breed have horns.
Most people have a misconception that red color incites bulls to charge due to anger. However, these animals are green-red color blind. Bulls can be aggressive and may attack strongly if angered. Bulls are also unpredictable meaning that they should be handled while taking safety measures. Bulls most use their heads to defend themselves and to attack. The size of bulls vary depending on the breed,
Bear vs. Bull Fight comparison- who will win?
In a fight between these two animals, there are high chances that a bear will win. The bull’s ability to fight is only limited to its head. A bear can use its claws and teeth in such a fight. Its claws are quite long and can tear the hide of a bull. The bear also has strong and long canines that can cause serve injuries to the bull
This fight could be challenging bearing in mind that the bull is also strong can hit the bear strongly thus causing injuries as well. Putting all these factors into consideration, there is a less likelihood for the bull to win the fight. I hope you like fighting between bull and polar/ grizzly bear.