6 Animals That Are Really Good Moms

by Sarah Rasmussen

May 8, 2015

To celebrate the great moms in our lives on Mother's Day, here are some pretty cute animal moms and their babies.

Two polar bears on the ice in Hudson Bay. Mother with a young. Eisbaeren (Ursus Maritimus) auf dem Eis in der Hudson Bay. Mutter mit Jungtier.

© Bernd Roemmelt / Greenpeace

Happy Mother’s Day!

To celebrate the great moms in our lives, here are some pretty cute animal momsand their babies.

1. “Don’t forget to look both ways before crossing the clearing!”

bear mom


2. “Honey, it’s ok. You’ll make the team next year.”

elephant mom

via Wikipedia


3. “Who called you funny-looking?! I’ll show THEM funny-looking!”

walrus mom


4. “I don’t care who started it. I want you both to stop it!”

rhino mom

(Michael Gottschalk/AFP/Getty Images)


5. “And THEN what happened?”


(Eric Heupel)


6. “I know you don’t like baths, but we have company coming!”

tiger mom

Sarah Rasmussen

By Sarah Rasmussen

Sarah manages digital strategy for Greenpeace USA. She has worked in the nonprofit advocacy world for almost two decades and has degrees from Macalester College and the Harvard Kennedy School. She lives in Seattle, where she can be found walking her dog and telling people about the time she saw “Hamilton."

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