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Looking for bear updates?

Welcome! As you may have heard, we have our hands full with bear cubs this year! We have received many requests for updates on Cinder, the burned bear cub who was flown to LTWC from Washington. Cinder’s paws were badly … Continue reading

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Join us at the LTWC Open House August 3!

Come join us during the Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care Open House! When: August 3, 2014 from 10am  until 4pm. Where: Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care, 1485 Cherry Hills Circle, South Lake Tahoe. What: during our annual Open House, LTWC opens its doors … Continue reading

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Mystery of Unbearably Cute Cub Named Tahoe Solved

NBC News has posted a story with more information about our new little guest. Check out the full story here, and enjoy the BEAR League’s video of Tahoe, below. Post by BEAR League.

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Bear Cub Video!

The video shows the little bear cub LTWC received last week chewing on a blanket and “chortling,” which is a noise bear cubs make when they are in a happy state.  Enjoy!

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5-lb Bear Cub Arrives at LTWC!

LTWC welcomed our newest guest last night — a 5.4-lb bear cub! This female cub is likely only about 10 weeks old, given her weight and overall physical condition. She is just beginning to walk (she doesn’t quite have the … Continue reading

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Chips the Baby Bobcat video is the most popular USFS video ever!

LTWC received a message from the US Forest Service that their video highlighting Chips the Baby Bobcat is now the most popular Forest Service YouTube video ever, with nearly 210,000 views as of this writing. Chips was just four weeks old when … Continue reading

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Heavenly Bear Continues to Heal

Heavenly (the bear rescued from Heavenly Mountain Resort earlier this month) is continuing his recovery. Below are a few photos from his examination at LTWC last week. Heavenly is expected to continue his recovery, has a good appetite and is … Continue reading

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Update: Injured bear on the road to recovery

The injured bear rescued from Heavenly Mountain Resort on Monday is doing well. Although the lacerations on his feet are making him reluctant to walk, he is eating well, resting and healing. Visit our webcam pages to check in on … Continue reading

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Injured bear rescued

An injured bear cub found on the grounds of Heavenly Mountain Resort here in South Lake Tahoe today was sedated and brought into LTWC for treatment. The first-year cub is expected to make a full recovery. Click here to watch … Continue reading

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Meeks Bay Bear Cub Video

KTXL, Fox40 in Sacramento, did a very nice piece on the Meeks Bay bear cub this past Tuesday (June 11th) — click the here to check it out. Thank you to Dennis Shanahan!

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