VIDEO: Black bear spotted in Denver back yard

- Lions and tigers...and bears oh my! 

A curious black bear was spotted on Tuesday roaming a back yard in Denver, North Carolina. The new visitor caused quite the commotion. 

Some neighbors tell FOX 46 Charlotte they removed their bird-feeders after the sighting. 

Are black bears dangerous to humans?

  • There is no record of anyone being killed by a mother black bear defending her cubs and attacks are very rare
  • Started black bears run awaym often to a tree
  • By contrast, started gizzlies may charge and occasionally attack, making grizzlies over 20 times more dangerous than black bears 

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