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It’s no surprise. You’ve seen the pictures on Facebook and we’ve heard the comments via neighborhood chats: “A bear and cubs just walked through my back yard.” “Here’s my picture of a bear near our street.” “I heard a bear was on somebody’s deck.”

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A major downfall has been cleaned up! Just below the Upper Falls, where two streams converge, the beautiful view is once again visible.

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Q: Dr. Habermann, our elderly feline pet was recently diagnosed with hyperthyroidism. Can you tell us a little about this disease in cats and what's involved in its management? 

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Why do we watch or participate in a sport? Is it the beauty of a perfectly executed axel by a skater, the smooth passing of soccer teammates, the brute force of football?

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After a couple of months off, the Hiking Club gathered for some hiking and comradery. As can be imagined, we were very glad to get back into action. The club engaged in two hikes on June 17. The first was a more difficult hike to Yonah Mountain. This 4.4-mile trail is near Helen and is fairl…

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At BCAR, we often see dogs behave better in a home setting than they do at the shelter. Typically, younger, smaller dogs and those used to a home environment are stressed at the shelter. A few dogs that have been at the shelter for a long time develop behavioral issues. However, these issues…

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