1: Ladybugs prepare for hibernation in late fall.

2: They seek shelter in warm, dry places.

3: Hibernation helps ladybugs survive winter.

4: Ladybugs may hibernate for several months.

5: They emerge in early spring ready to mate.

6: Hibernation is crucial for ladybug survival.

7: Ladybugs hibernate in clusters to stay warm.

8: They slow down their metabolism during hibernation.

9: Ladybugs are a symbol of good luck and protection.