Are Bears Dangerous?

There have been unprovoked attacks and people killed by a very few rogue predatory black bears (abnormal bear behavior) . These attacks are extremely rare so let’s put it into proper perspective. Question: When bears lose their fear of people, are they more likely to attack? Answer is NO!

North American Black Bear

This is a comprehensive area with related pages to share a great deal of information. Learn about bear families, mothers and cubs, hibernation, how bears interact with each other, their sounds and why they may behave the way they do.