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Mother’s Day is May 10: Checkout these Moms Gone Wild!

Golden eagle mom and chick by Brian Murphy, Walnut Creek, Calif.
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This Sunday, May 10, we celebrate Mother’s Day. Motherhood is a life-changing experience for humans and wildlife alike.

Wildlife mothers devote precious resources to finding a mate, digging dens, building nests, giving birth and protecting and feeding their babies. Just because they’re not human doesn’t make wildlife mothers any less dedicated.

This week, the National Wildlife Federation (http://www.nwf.org) passed along these examples of wildlife moms going beyond the call of duty. I thought it would be fun to share them with you:
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Posted on Wednesday, May 6th, 2009
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