- Hibernation is a state of inactivity and metabolic depression in animals. Wikipedia
- Hibernation is a time when animals ‘sleep’ through cold weather...We are going to use the word 'sleep' sometimes but hibernation is different from regular sleep...With true hibernation...There is no movement and it takes a long time for it to wake up enough to even walk around. Thinkquest
- Some hibernating animals wake up and move around, have a snack and then go back into hibernation again. Sask Schools
- When it gets cold outside, animals get ready to hibernate. When it warms up, they wake up. Therefore, hibernation periods can vary depending on the weather that year. How stuff works
I'm fighting it...it's in the 50s today so tomorrow I may possibly leave the house. No promises!