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What to Do When You Encounter a Wild Animal

Even if you live in an urban environment, encounters with wildlife are common. People—animal lovers in particular—who come across what looks like an abandoned or hurt wild animal are often compelled…

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Tranquilized Bear Falls Out of Tree

A 238-pound black bear falls out of a tree in New Jersey after wildlife officials tranquilize the animal. Photo Credit via Wikimedia Commons. US News Video by NewsLook var nl_rand = "iKzg0oD…

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Wild Black Bear Swims by Boat (video)

Check out this amazing video of a black bear casually swimming in Lake Superior. A sailor spotted the bear near the Apostle Islands, about a mile off shore. Good thing black bears are excellent swimme…

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7 Amazing Animal Journeys

By Rachel Cernansky, Planet Green You've probably heard about the polar bear who swam more than 400 miles over a continuous nine-day stretch. She was looking for ice, and although polar bears…

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Bar Owner Plans to Roast Bear for NFL Game

The owner of Tiffany Sports Lounge in St. Paul Minnesota said he was planning to cook a black bear in a pig roaster. His point was to signal his support for the Green Bay Packers and disdain for the C…

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Can Animals Dance? (3 videos)

With the exception of the male emu who seems anxious to get the amorous attention of the lady, you might argue that the others animals (the kittens on page 2 and the bear on page 3) are not really…

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Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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