Chris Sturgeon wrote:
Bears will be attracted to; Dog bones in the yard, gasoline in a jerry can, barbecue grills, soaps toothpastes deodorants, scented bugspray, sunscreen...
Chris Sturgeon wrote:"So, what do the bears do with the rubber products?"
They chew, sniff, lick, chew some more, stomp and stare. Bears are more like people than any other animal I can think of in that they are incorrigibly curious. They aren't afraid of much- so when they get an idea to investigate something, they are not dainty, nor cautious.