Imagine waking up at 3am and seeing this on your back patio? That's what happened to one resident of Chevy Chase Canyon last night! Photo by Greg Crawford.
With temperatures rising, it's especially important to avoid throwing out deliciously smelly food well before trash day because the bears have excellent senses of smell and can smell the food in your trash bins. For safety tips, check out this guide to living with bears from The City of Glendale (PDF link).
I've designed this Glendale flag in honor of our furry residents. I'm also working with Glen Bearian, the famous @TheGlendaleBear, to get these on shirts soon.