Canada Bears

Bears Are My Neighbours, And You Wouldn't Slaughter Your Neighbours

Chelsea Turner | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Chelsea Turner

How can I spend time in the company of these animals, get to know them as individuals, and allow them to become at ease in my presence... knowing that the very next day trophy hunters could arrive and kill them? How can I look into the eyes of a bear and witness the intelligence and personality looking back at me, and then abandon that creature to fate? That's when I decided to join in the fight.

Bear Spray and Mosquito Spray Are Not the Same Thing

Tim Sandlin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Tim Sandlin

On our way to Yellowstone the other day, before it closed because of stupidity, we came upon a major bear jam up around Pacific Creek. The token idiot from Utah wandered out in the field for a close-up. Suddenly, the interesting nature lesson became one of those Darwin Award deals.

This Baby Is Going Wild

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

GOLDEN, B.C. - An orphaned grizzly bear that was found near starvation six months ago headed back home to the wild in Golden, B.C., on Monday after fi...

NOT A Teddy Bears' Picnic

CBC | Posted 08.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Mounties in a Burnaby, B.C., neighbourhood are patrolling the area after several bears were spotted feasting on trash this morning. Police...

Dog Fights Bears, Nabs Criminal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

PORT ALBERNI, B.C. - A Vancouver Island police dog named Rook has proven to be more than a rookie by protecting his handler from a black bear and her ...

The Wonderful Wildlife in Your Backyard

Ben Dudley | Posted 02.04.2013 | Canada
Ben Dudley

If you were asked to imagine a place on Earth where you could view incredibly varied wildlife in its natural habitat, likely places which come to mind are Africa or the Amazon Rainforests. However, many people may not be aware that Canada is also home to a wide range of wildlife that is just as diverse and interesting as anywhere else in the world.

B.C. Bears Bite Hikers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

KIMBERLEY, B.C. - A man and a woman who startled a female grizzly bear and at least one cub were airlifted to Calgary hospital after surviving serious...

WATCH: Couple Rescues Baby Bears Trapped In Dumpster

2 For Couples | Neil Morton | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada Impact

A mama bear's three baby bears got stuck in a dumpster recently, and it was a couple that came to the rescue. The mama bear stayed up all night...

Baby Bears Harassed In Sudbury

CBC | Posted 08.11.2012 | Canada

A bear cub that is recovering after someone tied him to a telephone ground wire will be heading to a cub sanctuary in southern Ontario in...

Black Bear Attacks B.C. Man In Hot Tub

CBC | Posted 08.04.2012 | Canada

A black bear that attacked a man who was soaking in his hot tub on Sunday afternoon has been shot and killed by police in Whistler, B.C. ...

Bear Destroys SUV

CP | Rob Drinkwater, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

If being trapped in a car during rush hour sometimes seems unbearable, just imagine how a young bruin felt when it got trapped in Tim Hamilton's SUV.I...

Second Polar Bear Cub Dies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - Officials at the Toronto Zoo say a second polar bear cub has died of injuries inflicted by its mother.A 10-year-old polar bear named Aurora ...

WATCH: Black Bear Raids Pizza Shop

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.29.2011 | Canada

It's hard to say what's more suprising about this video: the fact a bear is raiding a local pizza shop in the Canadian ski community of Whistler, or t...

Heading To Banff? Don't Forget The Bear Spray

CP | Posted 09.27.2011 | Canada

BANFF, Alta. - One of the most popular hiking and biking trails in Banff National Park is bringing in restrictions at the height of the summer tourist...

Park Authorities Won't Hunt Down Grizzly Who Killed Hiker

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2011 | Canada

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. - Yellowstone National Park authorities will not try to capture a female grizzly that killed a backcountry hiker becau...