Black bear with her cub shot and killed in residential Del Rio neighborhood

In Del Rio, Texas, a black mother bear with her cub was shot and killed on Friday in a residential neighborhood. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says the killing of the mother bear is … Read More

New Jersey bear hunting begins with bow and arrow deaths even for cubs

New Jersey’s annual black bear hunt began on Monday just before sunrise. For the first three days the hunt is restricted to archery, and hunters with bows and arrows shoot at bears, often resulting in … Read More

Worker mauled to death by performing bear at Russian circus

A worker was mauled to death by a performing brown bear at a Russian circus after entering the animal’s cage. Valentin Bulich, 28, entered the bear’s cage and locked himself inside at the famous Great … Read More

Great Smoky Mountains National Park offers reward for dead black bear draped over sign

In Walland, Tennessee at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, officials have offered a $5,000 reward for information relating to a dead black bear draped over the Foothills Parkway sign. Especially egregious was a handwritten … Read More

Grizzly bears to remain protected from trophy hunters appeals court agrees

The North Circuit Court of Appeals issued a unanimous opinion on Wednesday upholding a 2018 court act affirming that grizzly bears will remain under the Endangered Species Act and are therefore protected from hunting that … Read More

Baby bear that wandered into Maryland neighborhood shot and killed

In a disturbing situation on Saturday afternoon in Hartford County, Maryland, a baby bear that had wandered into a residential neighborhood was shot and killed by police.

Witnesses were shocked and questioned why police did … Read More

Drunk man climbed into Poland zoo enclosure tried to drown bear

A 23-year-old man has been charged with animal cruelty after he climbed into a bear enclosure at a zoo in Poland and wrestled with a bear trying to drown the animal.

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China promotes bear bile injections as cure for coronavirus after wildlife ban

Shortly after China took steps to ban the trade and consumption of wild animals, the Chinese government has recommended using Tan Re Qing, a drug derived from bear bile, to treat the most serious cases … Read More

‘Puppies’ abandoned in box turned out to be bear cubs

In Camden County, North Carolina, a box had been left on a resident’s front lawn. When the man came home one day late last month, he called Camden County Sheriff’s Office to report a box … Read More

Russian polar bear spray painted with ‘T-34’ could end up with his death

A viral video of a polar bear in Russia spray painted with “T-34” in black is feared it could affect the animal’s ability to blend in with his surroundings and hunt for food – possibly … Read More