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Bam Bam the Grizzly Bear Feels Grass Beneath His Paws for the First Time

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 1693 days ago -
Bam Bam will be moved from his current concrete and wire enclosure into his new half acre habitat. The new space features an in-ground swimming pool with a waterfall and will allow Bam Bam to feel the grass between his paws for the first time.

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Teresa W (782)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 7:15 am
thank you

Connie O (44)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 7:21 am
I am glad they are finally building natural habitat enclosures. Bam Bam may you now have a better life.

Christeen A (371)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 7:59 am
This is wonderful, happy news. Thank you for the share.

Past Member (0)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 8:15 am
This is so great! I'd love to see footage of this new sanctuary---it sounds wonderful. Thx Cher

paula eaton (30)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 8:18 am
Awesome. Live long and happy bam Bam

Past Member (0)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 9:13 am
Good news Happier times ahead for bears

Angelika R (143)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 9:39 am
YEAH! Oh happy day for Bam Bam and hopefully others as well, thx

. (0)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 10:33 am
Freedom would have been a better alternative.

lori c (29)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 1:58 pm
They say they have a 450 acre habitat, and they can only spare 1/2 an acre for Bam Bam?

. (0)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 3:01 pm
I'm so happy for bam Bam......:)

Danuta Watola (1250)
Monday November 4, 2013, 2:38 am

Ruth C (87)
Monday November 4, 2013, 6:28 am
This should have been done a long time ago!

Sandi C (98)
Monday November 4, 2013, 7:36 am

Aileen P (40)
Monday November 4, 2013, 8:17 am
Thank you.

Sara P (54)
Monday November 4, 2013, 10:23 am
Ah, a good news, a good news :))))) I'm happy for this lovely creature!

Malgorzata Zmuda (200)
Monday November 4, 2013, 12:14 pm
najwyższy czas

Ruth M (235)
Monday November 4, 2013, 1:17 pm
If only all captive bears could have this!

Elizabeth M (65)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 12:46 pm
Noted. I thank the Turpentine Creek Rescue for giving a better environment to Bam Bam the Grizzly Bear, however I sure wish he could be introduced back into the wild.
Thank You Cher.
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