Berkshire County family says bear may have killed their horse

April 09, 2019 06:47 PM

There's a warning from a family in the Berkshires to secure pets and animals after their horse was killed.

The animal was found dead on Friday.

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The family thinks a black bear may be responsible, but coyotes were also seen in the area, eating the carcass.

The family is advising people to bring bird feeders and other food sources to discourage bear visits.

Massachusetts Environmental Police are investigating the incident.

Hear why Massachusetts Fishing & Wildlife says much of the evidence points to a bear attack, by watching the video of Dan Levy's story.


Dan Levy & WNYT Staff

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