Baby seal accidentally scares a polar bear cub in cutest wildlife footage

In one of the sweetest videos the animal kingdom had offered in the last decade, a polar bear cub and a baby seal shares an adorable moment. A polar bear is left in fear when a baby seal pops through the ice in front of him. This cute encounter was indeed captured by chance and the internet enjoyed every second of it.


The drama happened in front of the filming team while filming for the BBC’s “Snow Bears” TV show. The filmmakers an unexpected comical moment after following a polar bear mother and her two small children on their journey from the Svalbard islands to the North Pole.

As they reached the endless glacier, the hungry mother started to chase seals, hoping that her twocubs will also develop their hunting skills. The expectations of the mother bear are ruined. As soon as one of the cubs were being taught how to hunt, they failed epically on her first lesson.


Inspired by her fearless mother, the bear cub seems more determined than ever to catch dinner, but was scared when a seal popped out of the ice. Clearly the baby didn’t expect for that.

BBC eventually decided to share the video on YouTube, and so far its gained 15 million views. They described “A polar bear patiently waits for a seal but its cub is taken by surprise when it appears unexpectedly”, Take a look at it: