Slovenian Family Adopts a Wild Brown Bear [PHOTOS]

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The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago.

Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals.

Brown bear cub Medo plays with the Logar family dog in Podvrh village, central Slovenia

Brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo plays with the Logar family dog in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. Reuters

Matevz Logar plays with brown bear cub Medo in Podvrh village, central Slovenia

Matevz Logar plays with brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. Reuters

Matevz Logar plays with brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family

Brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo plays near a tree in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. Reuters

Brown bear cub Medo is seen near the Logar family house in Podvrh village, central Slovenia

Brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo is seen near the Logar family house in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. Reuters

Matevz Logar watches as brown bear cub Medo climbs on a car in Podvrh village, central Slovenia

Matevz Logar watches as brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo climbs on a car in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. Reuters

Brown bear cub Medo plays in a garage in Podvrh village, central Slovenia

Brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo plays in a garage in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. Reuters

Brown bear cub Medo plays in a cherry tree in Podvrh village, central Slovenia

Brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo plays in a cherry tree in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. Reuters

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