Contact Us

Mike, Ella and Team perform an off site presentation entitled “Understanding the Black Bear“. Please inquire about an availability booking for your event. Email Bear With Us at: or call: 1-705-571-4397. Learn more here: Education

We offer help for an orphan cub or injured bear.

Call or Text (cell): 1-705-571-4397. Email:

If your call is concerning a bear near your residence and you live in Ontario, you need to call MNRF Bear Reporting line (1-866-514-2327)  

The MNRF regulates live trapping of bears perceived a problem.

Learn about bears: Wise About Bears and Bear With Us:


IN AN IMMEDIATE EMERGENCY: Contact your local police force or dial 911. To REPORT BEAR PROBLEMS: Contact the Bear Reporting Line: 1-866-514-2327 (TTY) 705-945-7641. VISIT THE BEAR WISE WEBSITE provided by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. (OMNRF). Seeing a bear is not an emergency or is it a bear problem.

911 – OPP

If you feel you are in an emergency situation you may opt to call 911 for the Ontario Provincial Police. NOTE: If a bear is rummaging through your garbage or eating seed out of a bird feeder, this is not an emergency. After the bear leaves the area, clean up the garbage and put the bird feeder(s) away until the snow flies.



Bears that arrive at Bear With Us must be returned to the wild. The bears chance at wild survival has been our primary concern since the inception of Bear With Us. Thanks for understanding.We appreciate all our Donors and Sponsors, we invite you learn more by visiting: Support Our Efforts

Location: Ontario, Canada.

Mailing address:

Bear With Us, #3113, Highway 518 West, Sprucedale, ON. Canada P0A 1Y0