Author Archives: Mike McIntosh

All About Bears – Q and A June 22, 2018 with Ella & Mike

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Scaring a bear away from home, cottage or campground is easy and safe to do.

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Black Bear of other colours

The North American Black Bear is not always black. It may be different shades of brown, white or black. The Glacier Bear of Alaska has a bluish tinge to its black fur, still black and still a black bear as … Continue reading

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Bears. Questions and Answers – Bear With Us.

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Bear With Us Video Update – March 11, 2018

Bear With Us Video Update – March 11, 2018.

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People, Dogs and Bears / Understanding the Black Bear

Location – Burnham Mansion Veterinary Services – Peterborough, Ontario. August 19, 2017.

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What is hyperphagia?

Hyperphagia – What is hyperphagia? Hyper is extreme activity or highly active. Phagia the suffix, has to do with eating. Hyperphagia with regards to a bear, refers to the need to eat continuosly. At this time of year, mid August … Continue reading

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Bears – They will keep looking for more:

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Now is the Time!

Now is the time! Put away bird feeders for the summer. Keep food garbage secured until you can have it properly disposed of. If you have garbage pick up, put garbage to curb as close to pick up time as … Continue reading

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Students Learn About Bears via Facetime

April 2017 – Mike of Bear With Us presents to elementary students near North Saanich, Vancouver Island, B.C. Three presentations, 300 students. Mike was not there. It was done via Apple Facetime. We can use Skype as well if Facetime … Continue reading

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