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After a brown-colored black bear was sighted roaming a residential area in Stevenson Ranch this week, officials are reminding Santa Clarita Valley pet owners to keep their four-legged companions safe.

Around 3 a.m. Wednesday, the bear passed through the backyards of several homes on Hardy Place near Stevenson Ranch Parkway and rifled through trash cans on the street, according to a social media post by a resident.

When it comes to protecting pets from a potential altercation with a wild animal, local Animal Control officials advise residents to err on the side of caution.

For the full story, click [here].

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  1. Steven Aune Steven Aune says:

    That’s a black bear. The only brown bear left in California is on the flag.

  2. Your garbage can is more threatened than your pets… #vegetarians

  3. Melody Vito Melody Vito says:

    Mountain girl here: Take all outside trash to the dump and leave anything else inside until the morning of trash day.

  4. Thought of you, Kris Car

  5. They were here first and we never asked them to move. We have to learn to live with nature

  6. Randy Woslum Randy Woslum says:

    Caitlin Ray better tell Savannah haha

  7. Dana says:

    Someone on hillcrest posted video of that same bear in our area, Castaic! Is it Stevenson Ranch or Castaic ? We’ve had two sighting of bears !

  8. Debbie Coen Ragonig 😳

  9. Why does that look animated 😅

  10. Kimmy MorainPaul Ellis catch that damn thing! I need another pet for my farm!

  11. Summer and Jeanette SR too 😳

  12. What???! Merary ArguetaFlor CobosSelvyn CobosJessie Garcia

  13. He was in my backyard and he was definitely brown.

  14. Sean Gorman Sean Gorman says:

    Debra Gorman bye bye Charlotte

  15. Cindy Pascoe Cindy Pascoe says:

    I Pray it’s looking for it’s Mate – beings how Hills / Mountains​ are taken over

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