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 a human/bear conflict situation, an orphan cub or injured bear. Contact the Bear With Us BEARHELP line.

Call or Text (cell): 1-705-571-4397

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

We will not harm a bear.

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.


Learn About Our Visitation Policy – NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Bears that arrive at Bear With Us must be returned to the wild. Because of this we cannot allow visitors to see any of the wild bears (cubs). 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