Ben the bear won't return to roadside...

Ben the bear won't return to roadside zoo in NC

There are 2 comments on the The Charlotte Observer story from Aug 28, 2012, titled Ben the bear won't return to roadside zoo in NC. In it, The Charlotte Observer reports that:

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. Ben the bear will stay at his new home, a habitat in California, rather than return to a roadside zoo in North Carolina where he lived in a small cage with a concrete floor, according to an agreement worked out Monday in state court.

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Fayetteville, NC

#1 Aug 29, 2012
We all have to teach children and adults to treat animals with dignity and respect. They deserve it.

Lillington, NC

#2 Aug 30, 2012
Happy to hear this. I'm sure the guy loved the bear, but that cage wasn't how a bear should live out his life. Koodos to the rescue efforts. :)

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