In addition to bear bile farming and bear baiting, bear dancing is another equally harmful practice in some regions in Asia. Bear dancing is a practice in which wild bears are captured, rendered defenseless and forced to perform for crowds against their will. What seems like a harmless show to outside observers is actually an…
A protective female Romanian bear and her cubs have cut off access to Dracula’s castle in Bucharest. But local police blame tourists for the problem.
Despite a national ban on hunting Romanian Bears, there is a negative attitude to bears and some locals have chosen deadly methods of bear culling. When walking home one evening, Csaba Demeter, a forest guard from Carpathian Mountains was taken unawares by a brown bear that attacked him from behind. The animal pinned him to the…
If a bear chases you should you climb a tree. Can bears climb trees or does it depend on the particular species of bear in question?
Timothy Treadwell aka The Grizzly Man had good intentions for grizzly bears. But what can we learn from his tragic story?
Just like the adrenaline rush you’d get from seeing an actual real-life bear, these Bear Movies are guaranteed to keep you at the edge of your seat.
It’s rare to see a child without at least one beloved Teddy Bear, especially in the Western World. Here’s the interesting story of the Teddy Bear came to be.
Bear Baiting is an extremely cruel and ancient blood sport still practiced in parts of Pakistan. Although it’s banned, it still happens regularly.
Continuous incidents of Bear-Train collisions leads to a challenging situation in two Western Canada parks. Are red squirrels to blame?
Non-lethal bear management remains a challenge in many places worldwide, but can using dogs work? Dogs, for centuries, have been man’s best companion. Often associated with loyalty, dogs have been in use for centuries for hunting and protection. But, increasing human activities means people are interfering with wildlife and their habitats more now than ever…
For a while, we’ve been talking about bear bile farming in Asia. Here’s another chance to take action through the FOUR PAWS Campaign to close Vietnam’s bear bile farms
Local authorities resort to bear feeding in parts of the USA to stop hungry bears from destroying economic trees. Is this the best option?