I'll tell you why! Because no one puts pics in National Geographic and the other yuppie rags of true bear behavior. All you ever see is some post prime boar catching and eating salmon at the falls. Or a sow and cubs playing in wild flowers.
Show those turds the real life adventures of bears and they'd scream in horror.
Black bears will kill cubs to bring a bring a sow back into heat also. I've read that a Brown bear will go as far as to kill a Sow that is too old to mate. I sometimes wonder if killing cubs is a natural way for bears to keep numbers and potential competition in check?
Wind is one of the most crucial variables in any kind of big game hunting. It helps level the playing field between a hunter with a scoped rifle and the game animals being hunted. This is not novel information. Any hunter who has consistent success in the field knows this. I have tried a couple different techniques for keeping track of the wind. Here are a couple.
The most simple and obvious is to just stay cognizant of it. It is amazing how slight of a breeze you can sense if you just pay...