Shirley and Tom Schenk heard bears crying throughout the night near their home in Ruidoso, N.M. When they went out to see what was going on, the sounds were coming from a large dumpster. And a mother bear was hanging around close by. [readon]
“They know how to open the latch to the dumpster,” Shirley told ABC News. “This mother is notorious in the neighborhood.”
So, Shirley and Tom took a ladder, backed their truck up to the dumpster, and carefully lowered the ladder down for the baby bears to use.
And here’s what happened next: