These are genuine black bear faces cut from tanned hides. They come in assorted sizes. One measured 28 cm long by 26 cm wide, weighing 150 grams.
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Genus and species: Ursus americanus. Wild.
For sale in Canada only. Not for export due to CITES controls. We may consider exporting for high value shipments. Please call or email to inquire.
According to the Ministry of Natural Resources, tanned or treated black bear skins do not require a permit to ship to other provinces within Canada. Last updated July 31, 2014.
Black bears around the world are considered to be a threatened species. The trade in these skins is regulated to ensure that the bears do not face extinction. Black bear are no longer found in some areas, but are quite plentiful in Canada. In fact, according to the Globe & Mail, more than 100,000 black bears are thought to live in the Canadian province of Ontario alone. All of our skins have been legally acquired. The bear skins come from legal hunting or culling programs.
For more information, see My Understanding of Ontario's Wildlife Laws and the Trade in Wildlife Products.
Product of Canada