Bear Proof Trash Cans

Kodiak here.


Just studying the world and I see something weird


Bear Proof trash cans I get, to keep the bears from getting human food


Do Bears carry keys?


  1. Mochi on September 27, 2009 at 2:44 pm

    I think the bears will be able to figure out a way to get what they want.

    Great pic of Kodiak! 🙂


  2. Steve & Kat on September 23, 2009 at 11:47 pm

    Maybe they can just chomp down on the locks with their sharp teeth.


  3. Brownie on September 22, 2009 at 2:29 pm

    Hmmm… maybe te bears can pick the lock with long figernails?!

  4. Wild Dingo on September 22, 2009 at 2:47 am

    seriously? they can open car doors. I think they would open that can w/o a lock. they’re a lot like huskies… and can “do” anything.

    i had a friend who had his car door opened up and a bear was caught in it. tore the car to shreds and poo’d in the front seat. car was shut but not locked. so there you have it. they can open doors.

    in Tahoe, a bear opened the back door to our cabin (wasn’t locked) when a friend was staying there. shut, but not locked. bear opened the fridge too. unfortunately, when bear saw the person, bear didn’t think to go out the open door that bear opened himself OR think to open the OTHER door across the room (you’d think if he could open a door the first time, he’d be polite enough to open the 2nd door). Instead, Bear freaked and plastered through the front window and climbed down the deck poles… smart, but dumb bear…

  5. Norwood on September 21, 2009 at 11:25 pm

    Bear Proof.. is that a joke? It’s just like a fancy kong

  6. Bricey Boy on September 20, 2009 at 10:07 pm

    My darling Ammy is soooo funny!


  7. The OP Pack on September 20, 2009 at 8:55 pm

    Kodiak – you are very smart to think of that!!!

  8. Kira on September 20, 2009 at 8:34 pm

    Wooos! I think the bears here would figure it out, there was one on the news swimming in the neighbors pool, opened the screen room right up!
    -Kira The BeaWootiful

  9. Huffle Mawson on September 20, 2009 at 6:57 pm

    Mum says she saw a documentary about bears a few weeks ago and the bears broke into all the trashcans, no matter how strong the humans thought they were. Maybe they were huskies in disguise.

    Huffle Mawson

  10. Three Dogs on September 20, 2009 at 6:51 pm

    I think I might need one of those and re-name it “Husky Proof Trash Can.” Though, I’m pretty sure he would figure out a way to pick the lock in no time!

  11. Ozzie on September 20, 2009 at 5:10 pm

    Wow! They have it worse than me! I just have to get through the pantry door to get to my food. This whole “key” thing is over the top!


  12. Denns the Vizsla on September 20, 2009 at 3:05 pm

    They don’t carry keys, but I hear they are pretty good lock-pickers.

  13. Khyra on September 20, 2009 at 3:01 pm

    That is khwite the large pikh-a-nikh basket!


  14. the Army of Four on September 20, 2009 at 1:13 pm

    They would carry keys, but they don’t have pockets. They leave that to the kangaroos.
    PS: Kodiak looks so CUTE!!!

  15. Stella on September 20, 2009 at 11:08 am

    I don’t think they carry keys, but I wonder how long it would take them to tip the can over and shake a few goodies out of it!


  16. KB on September 20, 2009 at 9:17 am

    If there aren’t bear locksmiths yet, there will be soon! They’re never far behind us in our ‘bear-proof’ innovations!

    Handsome Kodiak!

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