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Old 05-22-2018, 03:18 PM   #1
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bear Bears vs Bird Feeders

I'm sure you guessed the outcome - yes, the bear won.


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The photos are a little misleading, I altered the brightness, exposure level, etc., so that the bear was plainly visible. It was actually a night time visit.

That metal pole that the bird feeder was on is just 6 feet from our window, so it was one of those 'up close and personal' type of events.
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Old 05-22-2018, 03:47 PM   #2
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I guess....Awesome!
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Old 05-25-2018, 08:40 PM   #3
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Cool shots.

Sorry about the feeder.
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I am glad I donít have bears here. Just a raccoon who empties my squirrel buster feeder every night if I forget to bring it in. At least he doesnít destroy the pole or feeder!
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Old 06-26-2018, 03:13 PM   #5
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I learned not to feed in the summer because of bears. I do our out very small amounts on a rock or some other raised surface. The birds eat it quickly, so the bear is none the wiser.

One year, a male cardinal would come and call to me if I didn't put any out in the morning while I sat on my door stoop with a bowl of cereal. It had become such a regular thing, he knew what to expect and if I was negligent, he'd let me know.

As for bears, as I have been (finally) digging Phase II of my pond (the large one), I keep picturing a bear wading in and sitting in the deep end--displacing all (or most) of the water!

(If it happens, you read it here first.)
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