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?
I am always amazed at the amount of scent control products that exist on the market today. But they are there for a reason. Game animals have incredible noses and if you go out into the field smelling like body odor, summer sausage, gasoline and last night's Miller High Life fiasco you will probably not be punching a tag. Scent control sprays aren't cheap though. On a college student budget I had a serious need to alleviate at least some of my hunting costs. This is why I decided to...