bear cubThe Idaho Black Bear Rehabilitation Center near Boise has saved nearly 150 orphaned black bears since its opening in 1989. These days they are fielding calls from wildlife rescuers in places as far flung as Turkey, South Korea, Pakistan and in China, where officials are preparing to return some giant pandas to the wild. Read this AP story about their latest success story, a cub they call Twister.

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  1. Hi Geri, what a wonderful story, thanks so much for bringing that to us, I just put down my copy of the paper that delivers “all the news that’s fit to make you crazy” and ran to your website for a good news fix. Thanks again, Ed Smith.

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