A black bear cub is bottle-fed by agents from the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission after it was orphaned along with its three littermates when their mother repeatedly broke into a Highlands home looking for food.

Bear Encounter

Four young black bears orphaned when their mother was shot after repeatedly breaking into homes in Wildcat Cliffs Country Club have been taken to a rehabilitation center in central North Carolina.


The Highlander

Phone: 1-828-526-4114 
Main Fax: 1-828-526-3658 

Address: PO Box 249, Highlands, NC 28741
Located: 134 N. Fifth Street, Highlands, NC 28741 
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am - 5pm