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Bears and the Problems They can Cause in Your Camp or Bol

I know people who have a bug out location (BOL) that they plan to camp in case of a major disaster or economic collapse. Now most of these are in relatively remote areas with wildlife including bears.  If you are camping out a lot in remote areas, bear encounters are not a matter of “if”, but rather when.

Camping out and avoiding issues with bear’s takes a bit of planning.  Now I know that many of you are saying why not just shoot the bear and eat it.  There can be several reasons why this may not be a good idea. …

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More on Feral Dogs and Other Wildlife that May be a Problem

Every year in our area, we have to build deer proof fences around our family gardens.  These have to be a least 6-foot high or the deer will jump them.  Our chicken coops have to be well built to protect the chickens from raccoons, coyotes, foxes and other predators.  Bears will periodically visit garbage cans within a short distance of our home.  Because of the stupidity of game laws, cougars are seen regularly around the outskirts of our community.  Feral cats are all over the area and are hard on the local bird population.

Now I know it a real emergency with laws the deer, wild turkeys and other small game would rapidly disappear.…

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