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Events at our cabin! #7: A cute Bear Cub near our cabin.

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Blog entry by Dick, & Barb Cain posted 10-02-2007 03:22 PM 927 reads 0 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 6: Logging operation, not by choice!! Part 7 of Events at our cabin! series Part 8: The Cain Peninsula, a 360 degree view. »

I’m sorry, I haven’t been very active lately, I’ve been familiarizing myself with my new computer. It takes time to transfer the oodles of my picture files, plus learning a new system.

We were up at our cabin a few days last week, closing it down for the season, & on the way home this Cub ran across in front of us. The road is real close to the lake, & by the looks of his fur, he had just taken a bath. I stopped, & took these pictures from inside the car.

It’s not to often a person gets a chance to get pictures like this.

This ones by Barb through the windshield.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1



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Diane

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#1 posted 10-02-2007 03:32 PM

Wow, that third picture is something. If I took that picture I might be painting it next. The background would be fun since it is all blurred. The hardest thing to paint would be the bark on the trees in the forground.

It must of been so great to see this, I would of been in my glory. I wonder how far mommy bear was.

Diane

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Thos. Angle

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#2 posted 10-02-2007 03:46 PM

From thelook on his face, I think he deserves a spanking. He’ll probably get on when Moma catches up to him. Fun pics, Dick

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#3 posted 10-02-2007 04:07 PM

Thanks Diane,
if you wish, maybe I can send you a high resolution image.

Thanks Tom,
we’re hoping he isn’t an orphan. They recently had Bear hunting.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Bob #2

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#4 posted 10-02-2007 04:17 PM

Any way you can monitor him for the next couple of weeks?
He may need to have a shelter for winter and he will not do well without the sow.
Can you get your wildlfe officer involved if his mother is gone?

Bob

-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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mot

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#5 posted 10-02-2007 04:23 PM

Cool, Dick! Nice picture of the little guy/gal.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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CharlieM1958

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#6 posted 10-02-2007 04:25 PM

Great photos, Dick! Thanks!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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jude

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#7 posted 10-02-2007 05:07 PM

those are adorable!

-- life can always be weaved into a song.

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Bob Babcock

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#8 posted 10-02-2007 05:08 PM

Great pictures….I’m with Bob. Let your locals know there may be an orphan running around. Not only for his/her sake but for local residents as well. Orphans are more likely to become trash pickers.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org

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#9 posted 10-02-2007 05:27 PM

fantastic photos!!

Not everyone gets the opportunity to see such beauty and then many would miss it even if they were there – and then to get it “on film”—- AND so clear.. Impressive.

Nicely done.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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oscorner

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#10 posted 10-02-2007 06:00 PM

Those are some great pictures! I was lucky enough to see a Bobcat, and a brown bear and a black bear with cubs in California last year while driving through Sequoia National Park.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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Brad_Nailor

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#11 posted 10-02-2007 06:49 PM

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#12 posted 10-03-2007 05:45 AM

Great pictures Dick!!

Thanks for posting them.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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Karson

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#13 posted 10-03-2007 06:12 AM

Nice pictures Dick. I guess Barb wasn’t going to open the window.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Buckskin

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#14 posted 10-03-2007 06:21 AM

Great pictures! The last time I was that close to one he was not so small and adorable nor did I have the presence of mind to hang around and take pictures. Thank you for sharing and bringing back some memories.

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Sawhorse

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#15 posted 10-03-2007 01:19 PM

Great Pics, Dick….getting the opportunity to see he/her, plus having the presence of mind to take pics is just excellent….thanks

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX - www.sawhorseworkshop.com

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