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Bear snacking at backyard bird feeder kills family dog in Sherburne County

The mother bear had three cubs in tow when she attacked and killed a Pomeranian in Livonia Township. The Sherburne County sheriff says bear sightings are common in the area but attacks on dogs are rare. Authorities are emphasizing that if you see a bear, you - and your pets - should head indoors.
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The mother bear had three cubs in tow when she attacked and killed a Pomeranian in Livonia Township. The Sherburne County sheriff says bear sightings are common in the area but attacks on dogs are rare. Authorities are emphasizing that if you see a bear, you - and your pets - should head indoors.

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