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Logger Rescues Black Bear With Head Stuck In A Milk Can

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 07.07.2014 | Green

A black bear in Rice Lake, Wisconsin was not having the best day when it got a milk can stuck on its head. Lucky for the bear, logger Garrett Smi...

WATCH: These Black Bear Cubs Are So Adorable They Don't Look Real

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.26.2014 | Green

When a logging crew in Yamhill County, Oregon discovered three abandoned bear cubs in a hollow log, they called the state Fish and Wildlife Department...

Bear On The Loose!

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 10.30.2013 | Weird News

It's BEARly avoided capture, and remains on the loose. Early Tuesday morning, authorities responded to a church and school in Granada Hills, Calif....

Man Survives Bear Attack By Grabbing Its Tongue

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 10.13.2013 | Weird News

A man who survived a bear attack was in no mood to let the bear talk its way out of the situation. Gilles Cyr of New Brunswick, Canada said a bla...

Girl Attacked By Black Bear Beat Danger

AP | JOHN FLESHER | Posted 10.19.2013 | Weird News

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Struggling desperately to escape a black bear that was mauling her on a dirt trail in northern Michigan, 12-year-old Abby...

These Were NOT The Dinner Guest This Barbecuer Was Expecting

Posted 07.22.2013 | Green

One Connecticut barbecuer had a few more dinner guests than he expected when three adorable black bear cubs showed up to his back porch this weekend. ...

Maryland Family Has 'Mixed Feelings' About Neighborhood Bear

The Frederick News-Post, Md. | Brian Englar | Posted 06.25.2013 | DC

Barbara Jones and her family are accustomed to wildlife congregating in her yard, nestled in a heavily wooded area along Doctor Perry Road near Urbana...

WATCH: Bear Comes Down From Tree, Escapes From Officials

Posted 09.04.2012 | Green

A black bear that spent part of Tuesday perched in a Bedford Heights, Ohio, tree besting the efforts of police, firefighters and animal control office...

WATCH: Glen Bearian Returns!

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 07.16.2012 | Los Angeles

He's known as Glen Bearian, Meatball and the Future Mayor of Glendale, and he has over 24,000 followers on Twitter. Oh, and he's also a bear. A 400...

Rare Sight: Black Bear Photographed At Grand Canyon

Posted 07.13.2012 | Green

By OurAmazingPlanet Staff A hidden camera caught a rare picture of a large black bear roaming near the South Rim of the Grand Canyon...

WATCH: Bear Cub Gets Stuck In Garage

Posted 06.26.2012 | Green

Mothers will do just about anything for their children, and it's no different when it comes to mother bears. One feisty cub managed to get stuck in...

Could This Little Guy Lose State Protection?

The Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly | Posted 06.26.2012 | Miami

In the past three months, black bears have bitten a Florida woman on the butt while she was walking her dog and been filmed wrestling in a Florida fro...

Black Bear Removed From NJ Office Complex

AP | Posted 08.08.2012 | Green

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (AP) — It was a bear of a day for employees at a northern New Jersey office complex after a young black bear decided to come to wor...

WATCH: Another Bear 'Falls' From A Tree

Posted 05.25.2012 | Green

Black bears in the Rocky Mountains have a knack for gaining media attention. Nearly a month after a photographer captured an epic image of a bear f...

WATCH: Live "Den Cam" Shows Bear About To Birth Cubs

Posted 01.16.2012 | Science

A black bear in Minnesota is believed to be days away from birthing cubs, and the event could have a worldwide audience--thanks to bear researchers wh...

WATCH: Hunting And Butchering Wild Black Bear

Steven Rinella | Posted 03.07.2012 | Food
Steven Rinella

Of all the wild meats I've eaten, nothing varies in quality as much as black bear. Their flesh, and particularly their body fat, seems to reflect their diet in an almost literal way.

WATCH: Woman Survives Bear Attack After Saving Her Dog

Posted 01.12.2012 | Green

About two months after an Alaska woman punched a bear in the face to save her dog, a Pennsylvania woman has a similar story to tell. Suzan Merritt...

Former U.S. Ski Team Member Fights Black Bear

AP | Posted 10.01.2011 | Green

NEW YORK (AP) -- Former U.S. Ski Team member Ani Haas says she feels fortunate to have suffered just scratches to her left arm and chest when she enco...

HUGE Bear Killed On Western Slope Has State Considering Rule Change

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The killing of an enormous black bear on the Western Slope has Colorado officials considering a change to the state's hunting rules. Richard Kendal...

Mother Bear, Cubs Killed After Entering House

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Colorado wildlife officers have killed a mother bear and her two cubs after the cubs broke into a home. The bears got...

Bear Killed In Bailey After Attacking Colorado Man In Home

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

BAILEY, Colo. — A 51-year-old man is out of the hospital after being attacked by a bear in his home in the mountains west of Denver. State wild...

VIDEO: Craziest Black Bear Antics Of 2010 Caught On Tape

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

It's first day of September, which means Bear season will soon be in full swing. As the hungry creatures move into town and start foraging, Colorado's...

Colorado Bear Toots Horn, Takes Car On Short Joyride

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — A bear got into an empty car, honked the horn and then sent it rolling 125 feet into a thicket, with the bear still inside, a Colorado ...

Vail Bear Attacks Justin Young

Vail Daily | Lauren Glendenning | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

VAIL -- Justin Young was hoping he'd see a bear while working in the Vail Valley this summer, but he never wanted to see one as close as he did last F...

Black Bear Hunt OK'ed By New Jersey Wildlife Council

AP | AARON MORRISON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey residents weary of frequent visits from bears may see a lot less of them come late fall. New Jersey's Fish and Game ...