The Black Bear can be from 4 to 7 feet tall when it stands upright. It has a very long and round snout. It also has sharp teeth and sharp claws. The body is covered with thick dark fur that may be brown or black in color. They are only found inNorth America.
The Black Bear can range in weight from 90 pounds to 550 pounds. They have a very large home range that they forage looking for food including berries and fruit. They can be dangerous when they feel there is danger from humans. That is especially true when a mother is trying to protect her young cubs.