Polar bears have longer necks, and smaller heads and ears compared to other bears. Their white or yellowish coat is made of water repellant hair on top of a dense undercoat. They have large feet to help them swim and walk on thin ice. The bottoms of their feet are nearly covered in fur.
Polar bears are the size of large brown bears. The largest
males can weigh in excess of 1700 lbs, but the average is
600–1200 lbs and 8–10 feet in length. Adult females weigh