A brown bear appears to wave while scratching its back against a tree Brown bear appears to wave to photographer while scratching back against tree, Finland - 16 Jul 2015. Tom Mason comments: “After many years of wanting to I headed out to Finland in order to photograph brown bears in the wild. “After 8 hours of waiting, at around 11pm at night, this large male bear decided he had an itch.”
The grizzly bear, less commonly called the silvertip bear, is any North American morphological form or subspecies of brown bear, including the mainland grizzly, Kodiak bear, peninsular grizzly,and the recently extinct California grizzly, and Mexican grizzly bear.
The photo of the day is of a brown bear and her cubs in honor of the Brooks Falls live cam showing brown bears feeding on salmon in Alaska http://explore.org/#!/live-cams/player/brown-bear-salmon-cam-brooks-falls Check it out!