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THE BEAR TRUTH is all things bears and other predators. It is your opportunity to: 

  1. Post bear stories and images.
  2. Share studies and information about bears. 
  3. Provide information and locations on recent bear sightings of concern or confrontations. 
  4. Share links for all of the above. 


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European Bears Similar Predation
Nov 16, 2022, 2:29 p.m.
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Grizzly bears 'regular residents' of Manitoba after sightings jump
Oct 25, 2022, 1:10 p.m.
Mother grizzly spotted with cubs, but breeding population not yet confirmed.
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House Mauling
Oct 24, 2022, 4:40 p.m.
It was late and I was just getting ready for bed. Suddenly there was a loud noise. It sounded like the roof was falling in.
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Watch: Bear attacks climber on mountain in Japan
Oct 18, 2022, 9:47 a.m.
A hiker captured the shocking moment he had to fight off a black bear while climbing in the mountains in Japan.
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THE BEAR TRUTH a news article by Stan Walchuk Jr.
Oct 10, 2022, 1:19 p.m.
Canadian author/adventurer/educator Stan Walchuk Jr. is on a mission he calls ‘The Bear Truth’. He has just released ‘HORRIBILIS’, a gritty novel that entwines aging game warden Tom Beck
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Brown Bear Predation on Moose & Caribou Research
Oct 6, 2022, 4:24 p.m.
Bruce Dale is the Wildlife Science Coordinator with the state of Alaska, and he teamed up with another biologist out of Palmer, Alaska, Chris Brockman. Together they planned to break some new ground in brown bear research.
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62 Dead Moose
Oct 5, 2022, 5:09 p.m.
I outfitted in the mountain wilderness of BC. One February we flew up and down one of the main valley’s, the main moose wintering range, about thirty to forty miles long
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Saved by Three Trees
Oct 5, 2022, 4:52 p.m.
My friend Igor and I were hunting south of Anaheim, BC, just off the Kappan Mountain Road. We were on a bush trail with our quads and headed toward Telegraph Creek (not the one on the Stikine River).
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Bear Traffic
Sep 27, 2022, 5:02 p.m.
Just want to show you a picture of a mother and three cubs making themselves at home on the streets of McBride.
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Bears and Pancakes
Sep 26, 2022, 4:55 p.m.
I have a few bear stories to tell, and plan to post one a month for a while. The first one takes place in the NWT, Mackenzie Mountains, the remote upper Keele River country.
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