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Pepperoni to Go (and Better Hurry It Up): Black Bear Terrifies Customers as He Drops in for a Late-Night Pizza
Offbeat  (tags: visitor, black bear, customers, surprised, pizza eater, hungry )

Simone
- 2236 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Traditionally, bears like nothing better than a pot of honey to dip their paws in. But this hungry chap clearly prefers pizza. And what a stir he caused at Fat Tony's joint in Whistler, British Columnbia, as he helped himself to a takeaway.
Gig Harbor Residents Stand Up for "Vicious" Bear
Offbeat  (tags: media reports, exaggerrated, fear mongering, black bear, attack, gig harbor residents, protective )

Simone
- 2558 days ago - animals.change.org
Be careful if you decide to take a stroll along the woods of Gig Harbor, Washington -- there might be a vicious, man-eating black bear on the loose just waiting for its next human snack ... or so the news will have you believe.
Black Bear With Head Stuck in Milk Can Is Freed By Biologist, Firefighters
Offbeat  (tags: black bear, vermont, stuck, head in milk can, freed, rescued, firefighters, biologist )

Simone
- 2767 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
A 120-pound Vermont black bear is back in the woods after getting its head stuck in a milk can. It took a state biologist, firefighters and police about 45 minutes to free the bear's head from the can after the animal was found late Sunday morning off
Ojai Memorializes Elliot, the Bear That Touched Its Heart
Offbeat  (tags: ojai, memorial, dedication, black bear, killed, mourning )

Simone
- 2833 days ago - latimes.com
The tribute to the bear known as Elliot was simple and dignified. It featured some brief speeches, a few poems, a reading from John Muir, an a cappellarendition of the old ballad "My Buddy" -- and, the centerpiece of the day, the dedication of a
Hibernating American Black Bear Called Lily Becomes Internet Sensation
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, black bear, internet, webcam, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

CherAWAY
- 2859 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
An American black bear called Lily has become an internet sensation after becoming the first to have a webcam installed inside her den while she is hibernating
Men Given Warning After Butchering Roadkill Bear
Offbeat  (tags: black bear, killed, two men, butchered bear, warning )

Simone
- 2901 days ago - nwfdailynews.com
Wildlife officials say two Orange City men who butchered a Florida black bear that was killed on Interstate 4 have received a warning for their actions. FWC spokeswoman Joy Hill told The Daytona Beach News-Journal that the black bear was struck and
Lake Tahoe Bear Breaks Into 50 Homes, Yet to Be Caught
Offbeat  (tags: lake tahoe, expert house breaker, black bear, officials, 50 homes )

Simone
- 2907 days ago - theskichannel.com
Officials from California and Nevada are teaming up to catch a bear that has been terrorizing residents of a North Lake Tahoe community for the last three years. In that time, the bear has broken into between 40 and 50 garages, and this year alone has
Black Bear Becomes Honorary Dularge Resident
Offbeat  (tags: black bear, louisana honorary dularge resident, humans, wild animals, harmony )

Simone
- 2918 days ago - houmatoday.com
After months of evading capture by teams of wildlife specialists, a wayward Louisiana black bear seems to be calling Dularge his new home. Despite sending out a multi-agency task force of specialists equipped with heat-sensing, night-vision goggles,
Hunters Shoot Bear Dead in Front of Horrified Tourists
Offbeat  (tags: hunters, tourists, wildlife, black bear, slaughtered, outrage )

Simone
- 2951 days ago - all-creatures.org
Stunned tourists watching a brown bear fishing and swimming in a river in Alaska were horrified when two hunters pulled up and shot the animal dead in front of them.
Pictured: The Terrifying Moment Bear Savages Nine People at a Bus Stop in Japan
Offbeat  (tags: black bear, bus stop, tokyo, japan, attacked people )

Simone
- 2980 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This was the terrifying moment a bear went on the rampage attacking nine people at a bus stop in Japan, leaving four seriously injured. The hour-long attack happened at a bus terminal in Takayama, Gifu - 220km west of Tokyo - on Saturday afternoon.
Black Bear Makes Stop At Bristol Regional Medical Center
Offbeat  (tags: black bear, wandering, medical center, photos, wildlife, unusual )

Simone
- 2994 days ago - www2.tricities.com
The Bristol Regional Medical Center is used to surprises arriving at the emergency room doors. But Monday morning, they got a new one: a big, black bear. "It pretty much wandered around the parking lot for a minute, lingered at one of the doors for a
Real-Life Yogi Bear Stealing From Hikers
Offbeat  (tags: real life yogi bear, yellow yellow, black bear, stealing, hikers, clever girl )

Simone
- 3032 days ago - edmontonsun.com
Yellow-Yellow may just be smarter than your average bear. Along with some humans. As Canadian and American hikers trek into the wild hinterland to find themselves -- sure granola bars and designer beef jerky are safe from predators while locked
Black Bear Visits South Lake Tahoe Hospital, VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: unusual visit, unusual visit, black bear, hospital )

Sinikka
- 3334 days ago - cbs13.com
Patients and doctors at a hospital at Lake Tahoe had a bit of a scare last week when a bear paid a visit. The hospital's surveillance cameras caught the bear on film.
   

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