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Green Gifts for Animal & Earth Lovers

My niece Erin is an incredible young woman with a to-die-for job. She takes groups of kids and adults on Outward Bound and Wilderness Orientation adventures, which expand their personal growth by push…

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Mischievous Bear Cub – Photo Caption Winners!

Last week, we asked you to caption this mischievous bear cub photo. Now, we present our top five favorite captions! First, the grand prize winner, who will receive 5,000 Butterfly Rewards for her c…

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Amazing Rescue: Bear Cubs Saved from Dumpster (Video)

By Janet McCulley, Animal Planet This is quite possibly the best rescue video ever, involving one V8 truck, a ladder, one dumpster and a very brave girl (and her fearless driver) out to help …

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Black Bears May Be Able to Count

By Mat McDermott, TreeHugger Further, rather fascinating, illustration that non-human animals can be far more than intelligent than they are generally given credit for: New research in Animal Beh…

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Russian Bear Cubs on Road to Release

An international animal advocacy group rescues orphaned Russian bear cubs and raises them to release them back into the wild. The unique IFAW program helps boost the country's brown bear population, w…

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Orphaned Bear Cubs Leave Den at Detroit Zoo

Three orphaned grizzly bear cubs that came to the Detroit Zoo from Alaska in December have made their zoo debut. Mike, Thor and Boo were orphaned after their mother was shot and killed by a poacher. …

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Guns Not Best Defense Against Bears

A study conducted by BYU professor Tom Smith has generated a rather surprising result. He studied reported bear attacks in Alaska from 1883 to 2009 and said the outcomes of 269 attacks were similar re…

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Real Kung Fu Bear!

A rare Russian white claw bear practices moves with a stick, reminiscent of those in "Kung Fu Panda" and is fast becoming an Internet sensation. Odd News by NewsLook   // …

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Yao Ming Goes After Bear Bile Farms

A documentary screening event organized by animal welfare group Animals Asia Foundation in Beijing called for an end to bear bile farming, the practice of extracting bile from the gall bladders of liv…

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Never Ending Sneezing Bear (video)

This poor bear is having a hard time keeping his sneezes under control. He must be allergic to some type of plant he was around. Try to count how many times he sneezes in a row. Related: Bears…

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