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Canada: Woman who fed wild bears 10 cases of apples, 50 pounds carrots and 180 eggs fined $60,000

A woman in Canada bought 10 cases of apples, 50 pounds of carrots and dozens of eggs every week during the summer of 2018. Now the woman was ordered to pay $60,000 after officials said she violated the Wildlife Act in British Columbia. In July 2018, the Conservation Officer Service, a public safety agency that […]

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Mountain goat attack kills grizzly bear in Canadian national park

A grizzly bear found dead in Parks Canada early September was likely killed by the “dagger-like” horns of a mountain goat. The body of the 70 kilogram bear was found by a hiker on September 4, near the Burgess Pass trail in British Columbia. After conducting a necropsy, authorities determined a mountain goat’s horns pierced […]

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California man sues Nevada over injuries after bear surprised him in dumpster

A California tourist has filed a claim against a Nevada apartment group, alleging he was injured after being startled by a dumpster-diving bear. The lawsuit claims the bear got inside the rubbish skip due to a faulty latch, and lunged at the man when he opened the bin. Bears are commonly seen near Lake Tahoe […]

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Man rescued to safety in Alaska after a week long bear attack ordeal

A man victim of a grizzly bear attack for over a week in the US state of Alaska was rescued to safety by the US Coast Guard. A coast guard helicopter saw a SOS message on a shack roof and spotted a man waving his arms in the air calling for help near a remote […]

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Russian couple spend 10 days clinging to trees after being chased by a bear on trail

A couple spent 10 days without food as they continued clinging to trees so that they didn’t end up being a bear’s prey. Anton and Nina Bogdanov had gone for a drive to Banniye hot springs in eastern Russia. Unfortunately, their Mitsubishi Pajero got stuck in a deep puddle in the Kamchatka region. The couple […]

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Grizzly bear pulls cyclist out of her tent, kills her in Montana

United States launched a manhunt to nab a grizzly bear that killed a woman in Montana after dragging her from her tent in the middle of the night. Leah Lokan, a 65-year-old nurse from California, had stopped over in the town of Ovando during a cycling trip. During the attack on Tuesday, her fellow campers […]

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Brown bear shot dead in Japan for straying into residential area, attacking four people

A brown bear was shot dead in northern Japan after tearing through a residential area on Friday and injuring four people, public broadcaster NHK said. The bear was first sighted on a road which is due to host the Olympic Marathon and Olympic Race Walking events at this summer’s Tokyo Games in the city of […]

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UK zookeepers shoot dead two brown bears for escaping enclosure and attacking boar

Zookeepers shot dead two brown bears that escaped their enclosure and attacked a boar at a zoo in Bedfordshire, England. The female bears, named Snow White and Sleeping Beauty, had wandered into the neighboring wild boar enclosure Friday after a tree fell and formed a bridge for them at the Zoological Society of London’s Whipsnade […]

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Republican candidate brings 1,100 pounds Kodiak bear to his political rally

Republican candidates vying to replace the governor of California in an upcoming vote caused a stir by bringing a bear to his political rally. John Cox is campaigning on the theme of “beauty and the beast”, the “beauty” being current Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom, known for his primped appearance in the state that is home […]

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Liechtenstein prince accused of shooting European Union’s largest bear

Environmental campaigners suspect a Liechtenstein prince shot dead probably the biggest bear alive in the EU on a hunting expedition in Romania in March. They say Prince Emanuel von und zu Liechtenstein had been granted a permit to shoot a female bear that had caused damage to some farms. But it was not a female […]

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Bear and her two cubs euthanized after woman gets mauled to death in Colorado

A 39-year-old Colorado woman has died in an apparent black bear attack while out walking her dogs. The woman’s boyfriend found her body on Friday night near the town of Durango, about 350 miles southwest of Denver, Colorado Parks and Wildlife said in a statement. The man told police he arrived home around 8:30pm and […]

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‘Something bit my butt’: Woman attacked by bear while using toilet

A woman using the toilet was attacked by a suspected black bear in Alaska. Shannon Stevens sustained a puncture wound while using a remote outhouse toilet at Chilkat Lake last weekend. After hearing her scream, Ms Stevens’ brother went to see what had caused the injury, only to find a bear’s head in the hole […]