Wildlife officers kill 5 black bears who got accustomed to people

Jun 30, 2010 Read more: KREM.com

Washington state wildlife officials say five black bears that were being fed by people on the Long Beach Peninsula had to be euthanized because they were too used to people.

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nick

Coeur D Alene, ID

#1 Jun 30, 2010
If people are given the opportunity to do stupid things, like feeding bears, we will have problems.
Steve

Ocean Shores, WA

#2 Nov 15, 2010
There is a lot of stupid people out there!!!

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#3 Dec 26, 2010
Should have euthanized the people feeding them.
Prince Lazar

Plainfield, IL

#4 Dec 26, 2010
Why couldn't these bears have been taken into a zoo at least? Last time I checked, it is getting almost impossible for new zoos to get hold of animals, something I am actually in somewhat favor of. This was unneccessary.

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