Legend says that if a dead polar bear was treated properly by the hunter, it would share the good news with other bears so they would be eager to be killed by him. Bears would stay away from hunters who failed to pay respect.
A cheeky polar bear sticks out her tongue at Amsterdam Zoo. Photographer Lars van de Goor said: 'I was taking pictures of the animals and noticed this polar bear. I spent half an hour running from left to right, repositioning myself time and time again