More than 1,000 garbage containers that were certified “bear resistant” were distributed around Teton County, but it turns out they weren’t. A grizzly ripped one apart in a live test.
Unlike Canada where a retired wildlife official speculated that black bears are now hunting humans, Colorado authorities don’t believe that’s happening but black bear attacks on people did increase this year.
Although a 34-year wildlife official in Canada says black bears are now hunting humans, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department say their records don’t show evidence of black bears in Wyoming deliberately stalking, killing, and eating people.
Outdoorsmen say the outlook is great for black bear hunting in Wyoming primarily because of the way the bears are managed with the quota system. As for grizzly hunting, however, go to Alaska because it’s not happening here anytime soon.
A Lake Tahoe homeowner woke up on Saturday night to the sound of two bears beating the crap out of each other in her backyard shed. Her security cam captured the fight.
21332 Keep Reading | 472 words
A young black bear spotted in a Casper neighborhood was safely transported away on Sunday evening, a Wyoming Game and Fish Department spokeswoman said.
20944 Keep Reading | 503 words
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department captured a bear in Casper early Sunday morning according to the Casper Police.
20888 Keep Reading | 553 words
More proof that spring has finally come to the Rocky Mountains occurred Sunday when a bear destroyed a car because people didn’t follow basic common sense.
19137 Keep Reading | 766 words
A Wyoming wildlife group is offering free bear-proof trash cans to the residents of Teton County in an attempt to cut down on bear encounters that could potentially turn fatal.
The Game & Fish Department blames the increase on more people and more grizzlies using the same land area.
14467 Keep Reading | 933 words
We should be grateful that dopes don’t take the advice of wildlife officials to lock their car doors because we would never see videos like these…
13794 Keep Reading | 706 words
For the third time in less than two years, the same home in Aspen, Colorado has been broken-into by bears.
12595 Keep Reading | 768 words
A bear — or gang of bears — opened the doors of eight cars on Saturday night in search of food in Estes Park, Colorado. Officials say stupid humans are to blame.
12436 Keep Reading | 791 words
A young female black bear was killed last week after it broke into a Montana home looking for food, according to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials.
11712 Keep Reading | 738 words
A Colorado bear broke into a car that had a case of beer in it and stayed there for more than an hour.
11483 Keep Reading | 545 words
After multiple bear encounters with humans in recent weeks, one of Yellowstone’s leading bear biologists posted a video this week to educate visitors on what to do if or when they encounter a bear.
A female bear was euthanized this weekend after attacking a man at his home near Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
11162 Keep Reading | 544 words
A 39-year-old woman was found dead Friday night off U.S. Highway 550 near Trimble, north of Durango, after what Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials believe was a bear attack.
10502 Keep Reading | 734 words
Beginning this spring and continuing through early fall, department biologists will conduct grizzly bear trapping operations in both front and backcountry areas. All trap sites will be posted with area closure signs in the direct vicinity.
10430 Keep Reading | 541 words
A man has uploaded a video of his weekend encounter with a hungry bear in Grand Teton National Park that shows the bear attempting to chase him.
10222 Keep Reading | 680 words
Grand Teton National Park officials are doing their best to keep bears and humans from encountering each other (at least, for now) in the park as bears begin to wake from hibernation.
Although the most famous grizzly in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem and her four cubs were recently seen farther south than they’d ever ventured, Grizzly 399 and her babies are now back in the Grand Teton National Park area.
No tourists could be seen trying to bother the bear, so that is likely not the reason the bear was “singing” in the tree last week.
One of 399’s bear cubs apparently has a limp but appears to be doing better.
An emaciated black bear cub who had been separated from his mother was euthanized on Saturday morning in Lander.
The bear that shares its name with a jumbo jet ‘747’ won the most prestigious fat-bear competition in the world.
It’s 2am. You hear a noise. You decide to investigate. And you see a bear walking down the hall. First thing you do? Grab your phone and film it.
A convenience store worker says fighting bears was not in his job description.
Astonishingly, no tourists were mauled on Monday when famed grizzly 399’s four cubs stopped traffic in Grand Teton National Park to play with traffic cones.
Ilene Henley was enjoying a good book at her family campsite on the Big Horn Mountains on July 12 when she saw something out of the corner of her eye.
Three bears entered a Red Lodge, Montana house earlier this week and dined on peaches and chocolate before the owner asked them to leave.