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This Bear Attacks a Circus Artist
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ethics, crime, society, protection, bears, circus animals, pets, animals exploitated )

- 66 days ago -
VIdéo : The circus is supposed to amuse. This accident broke the atmosphere in Syktyvkar, Russia: a bear attacked his tamer during the show.
Offbeat  (tags: bears, hunting, hunters, animals, environment, humans, wildlife, society )

- 245 days ago -
The new law allows hunters to use unfair practices, e.g. baiting hungry bears with food to shoot them at close range, and entering wolf and bear dens to slaughter entire families. It also removes the prohibition on hunting from the air
Walking Bear Comes Home: A Tribute to Dr. Charles Jonkel
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, news, animals, bears, photos, culture )

- 611 days ago -
A beautiful tribute. May he forever walk among the Great Bears he so loved.
Bears Bond After 16 Years In Lonely Cages
Offbeat  (tags: bears )

- 628 days ago -
For the last 16 years, these two bears were forced to spend their lives in cages alone, without any companionship to lessen their misery. But now that they have been rescued, everything has begun to change for the better.
Grim News for Tigers, Bears as China Wildlife Law Allows Farming, 'Medical' Use
Offbeat  (tags: China, tigers, bears, farms, medicinal, animals, law )

- 689 days ago -
China already has around 200 tiger farms, with more than 5,000 big cats often kept in cramped conditions for public exhibition and to feed a thriving underground industry in tiger bone wine and pelts.
State Will Not Capture Bear That Attacked Scout Leader in Morris County
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, animals, bears, humans, society, wildlife )

- 727 days ago -
At least they are doing something right in New Jersey. They certainly need education on black bears.
Supporters of Pedals the Injured Walking Bear, Rally at Statehouse
Offbeat  (tags: care2, pedals, bears )

- 767 days ago -
Then, Pugsley and Lisa Rose Rublack, who started a Care2 petition that has nearly 300,000 signatures seeking the relocation of the bear, went to the state Department of Environmental Protection to deliver the petition.
Florida Holds Hunt to Kill 320 Bears
Offbeat  (tags: florida, bears, hunt, sad news, usa )

- 785 days ago -
Florida is holding its first bear hunt in more than two decades, despite opposition from animal rights campaigners.
Animal Welfare Campaigner Secures Historic Anti Bear Bile Farming Agreement
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, bears, Bear Bile Farming, vietnam, Animal Welfare )

- 799 days ago -
The tireless work of a Nottinghamshire-born animal rights campaigner has ensured a landmark agreement to end cruel bear bile-farming in Vietnam.
WATCH: Heartwarming Moment Hairless Bear Cholitas 20 Years of Cruel Captivity Ends
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, bears, Animal Defenders International )

- 800 days ago -
Animal Defenders International released uplifting footage to show how Cholita, a South American spectacled bear, put the horrors of being a circus plaything behind her after being nursed back to health and given a new life in the forests of Peru.
Must See: Brave Dog Chases Bears Off Property
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Dog, Bears, USA )

- 803 days ago -
A French bulldog named Jewel has been caught on CCTV chasing bears out of her owner's back garden in Monrovia, California.
"My, What Big Teeth You Have!"
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection, bears, humans, unusual, sanctuary )

- 828 days ago -
Man is sold two adorable puppies ... that grow up to be black bears!
Natural Histories:Why Was Bear-Baiting Popular?
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Bears, Dogs, Humans )

- 830 days ago -
Prof Erica Fudge explains why bear-baiting was once considered entertaining.e image is an eighteenth century print of bear-baiting from The Sporting Magazine.)
Incredible Video of a Fun-Loving Bear!
Offbeat  (tags: bears, wildlife, fun, Alaska, video )

- 833 days ago -
This is a once-in-a-life-time video that will definitely make your day!!
Bear Family Pool Party Is The Cutest Backyard Invasion Ever
Offbeat  (tags: bears, pool, party )

- 849 days ago -
A New Jersey family received an unexpected visit when an adult bear and five cubs crashed the pool at their Rockaway Township home -- and all the action was caught on camera.

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