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 […]
Bear sanctuaries are a source of hope and succor for many of the world’s badly abused bears. Here are 10 worldwide that bear lovers can support.
The Grizzly Bear is possibly one of the most notorious and well-known bears today. Learn all about it and how to avoid conflicts with this animal.
Meet the Cantabrian Brown Bear, one of the most heavily protected bears on the Planet. The Cantabrian Brown Bear is a population of Eurasian brown bears dwelling in the Cantabrian Mountains, Spain. They are generally medium to moderately large sized bears that vary in color from different shades of brown to even a few blonde […]