SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KABC) -- Sometimes, even the bears need help getting out of their own mess.
Deputies in Lake Tahoe arrived on scene to find a mama bear and her cub trying to open a dumpster, where her other bear cub was apparently trapped.
The bears tried, but could not open the dumpster. That's when officers brought a ladder, propped it up inside the dumpster.
The next thing you know, out pops this adorable bear cub!
The bear family was reunited and ran off to safety.
Bear cub rescued after deputies answer call for help
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