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When Intervening With Nature Causes More Harm Than Good
ABC's Serena Marshall learns about the importance of refraining from touching wildlife.
Appearance of young bear puts kibosh on high school game
The appearance of a bear cub _ a real one, not a mascot _ forced the cancellation of a pair of baseball and softball games in Vermont
Woman Who Survived 1st Known Bear Attack in Maryland Thought She Was 'Gonna Die,' 911 Call Reveals
A 63-year-old Maryland woman who survived a bear attack thought she was "gonna die," according to newly released audio of the 911 call she made. "He’s broken my arms and my legs," Katherine Osborne can be heard saying on the call obtained by ABC News today. "I can’t move, and I’m bleeding and I’m
Black Bear Caught Cooling Off in Kiddie Pool in a Minnesota Family's Backyard
It looks like this bear just couldn't *bear* the heat! This black bear was caught cooling off in a kiddie pool filled with water in the backyard of a home in Duluth, Minnesota, this past Monday. David Zbaracki, 33, told ABC News today he snapped this photo from behind his kitchen window after the
Cat and Bear Form an Unlikely Friendship, and Attraction, at California Zoo
A feral cat and a black bear at a zoo in California have formed an unlikely and adorable bond. The two furry black mammals have become inseparable at the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary after the cat moved in. Zookeepers even nicknamed the cat "Little Bear," because of how she trails behind the 550-pound
American Dentist Walter Palmer's Past Hunting Troubles
Part 2: In 2006, Palmer illegally killed a black bear in an area where he didn't have a permit to hunt.
Grizzly Bear Attack: Man Mauled to Death in Yellowstone
Park officials sent out an alert after a hiker was killed, but there are ways to protect yourself in a bear encounter.
American Dentist Who Admitted Killing Cecil the Lion Now Hounded on Social Media
Walter Palmer, the Minnesota dentist who acknowledged hunting and killing Cecil, a beloved lion in Zimbabwe , is now the one being hounded on the Internet by protesters flooding his social media, creating online petitions and mocking him on parody accounts. Over 273,000 tweets contained the