Watch: Bear Hunter

A 13-year-old defends her choice to run bears with dogs.

 

Our new July/August issue kicks off a three-part series on America’s bears. First up is the ubiquitous black bear, a big-game species second only to the white-tailed deer in its range. John Ross examines the bear’s biology, conservation status, and the numerous ways it can be taken—including running them with dogs.

Pick up your copy on newsstands July 3!