Black Bear Sightings Are On The Rise In Pennsylvania, And Here’s What You Can Do To Stay Safe

Living in Pennsylvania means we’re familiar with slowing down for deer crossing the road and with seeing our fair share of wildlife in our neighborhoods. In recent years, black bears have become more commonly sighted in neighborhoods, and backyards, all over the state. While a black bear might look oh-so-cute climbing into a hot tub or taking a dip in the pool, there are some precautions you’ll probably want to take to keep you and your pets safe. Here’s what you need to know about black bears in Pennsylvania.

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Black bears in Pennsylvania have certainly become a common sight for some. Have you seen any black bears yet this year, or are you taking precautions to keep them away from your home? Share your experience in the comments! You might also want to keep an eye out for copperheads, too. With the return of the cicadas, more copperheads will be out this season.

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