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Offline JakeLand

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Re: Bear eating calf
« Reply #15 on: June 02, 2018, 06:58:14 PM »
That's why there should be a state wide spring bear season over the counter tag

Offline Mallardmasher

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Re: Bear eating calf
« Reply #16 on: June 11, 2018, 04:34:05 AM »
Bears are responsible for 40% of the fawn and calf mortality, coyotes also responsible for a large percentage, especially during birth.
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Offline Duckslayer89

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Re: Bear eating calf
« Reply #17 on: June 11, 2018, 05:39:43 AM »
Makes me feel better about the bears ive taken

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Re: Bear eating calf
« Reply #18 on: June 11, 2018, 12:35:27 PM »
And I should know this, but my bear ID skills are pretty bad. Is that a grizzly, or a black bear? It looks huge, but I don't see much of a hump, I can't tell whether the face is "dished" or not, and the claws seem to be relatively short compared to a grizzly's. So I would have said "black" - but open to correction by folks that know better.

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Re: Bear eating calf
« Reply #19 on: June 11, 2018, 01:58:59 PM »
That is a color phase black bear.
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Re: Bear eating calf
« Reply #20 on: June 11, 2018, 02:02:13 PM »
It's a bobcat.

 

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