Greta, orphaned bear cub

Our newest arrival

Meet Greta – our newest orphaned bear cub We received a call from Florida Fish & Wildlife last night, asking if we had room for her. This cub’s mother was hit by a car and she was still attempting to nurse as her mother’s body was collected from the roadside. She arrived this morning. This[…]

Meet our latest rehabilitation bear…

We named her Faye, and she is a lucky bear! Luckily, this little bear won’t be in captivity long. She was captured in a backyard by FWC, near too many humans…in a place that was not the best for bears. She came to us for evaluation and will be ready to go soon! She is[…]

Black bear, Elizabeth Rose

Florida Bear Hunt – orphaned cubs?

What will happen to the orphan cubs who lost their mothers during the recent black bear hunt in Florida? Many people have been calling with this question. Here are some answers that may make you feel a little bit better… YES, our facility is licensed to rehabilitate black bear cubs, but we can only take cubs[…]