Author Archives: Mike McIntosh
I Was Followed by Bears – Written & photo by Ella. This is a story you will neither see in your local newspaper or on the TV news because it is not dramatic enough, but this happens often. I had … Continue reading
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
Location – Burnham Mansion Veterinary Services – Peterborough, Ontario. August 19, 2017.
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
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
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
Survival of Orphan Black bear Cubs – short term – New Hampshire Bear cubs,Short-term survival of rehabilitated orphan cubs NH-Human-Wildl Interactions_2016