EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) — Three little bears, getting themselves into a bit of trouble.
El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies rescued the cubs from a dumpster in Tahoma on Lake Tahoe’s west shore.READ MORE: Construction Concerns Hit Businesses Along Highway 99
They used a ladder to get the little guys out, and all three scurried off into the night. As the cubs climbed the ladder, one of the deputies stood back and filmed, saying “you’re welcome” to the bears.READ MORE: 'Simply Just Another Bump In The Road': Future Sacramento Firefighter Tells Inspirational Story From Chemo To Cadet
The sheriff’s office said bears are searching for food right now as they prepare for winter.Sacramento Highway 99 Closure Now In Place: How To Get Around It