Bear seeks out meal in kitchen

Sends Airbnb guest into a locked bedroom
This bear was photographed lounging in the backyard of a home in Whitingham. Bears often target homes for food because of odors that attract them. File photo

WILMINGTON - A recent trip to Vermont took an unlikely turn for some guests of an Airbnb. On Sunday, August 16, a guest at an Airbnb on Darah Loop entered the kitchen of the house she was staying in to find a guest she hadn’t invited on her trip with her: a black bear with two cubs.
Game warden Rich Watkin was at home doing some paperwork when he received a call about the unhappy finding.

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