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NorCal fires injure brown bear cub

July 18, 2008 8:53:32 AM PDT
The wildfires are taking their toll on nearby wildlife.A forester spotted a brown bear cub near Redding and noticed it was in pretty rough shape. It had third degree burns to its paws and an injury to its left eye.

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The cub's mother was nowhere in sight, so the forester took it to the infirmary for treatment, and now it's in a wildlife rehabilitation center in Rancho Cordova.


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