Monday Apr 21 2008 comments Bear cub frolics with Auburn Journal staff -A +A The bear cub takes a walk with Ben Furtado by his side. Jenifer Gee and Tamarah Roach talk about what it takes to take care of an 8-week-old bear cub. The bear cub poses for a picture by Ben Furtado on Monday in Auburn. The five-pound bear gets a nice back scratch from Ben Furtado. Jenifer Gee enjoys playing with the five- pound bear cub Monday in Auburn. Auburn Journal reporter, Jenifer Gee, shares her notepad with the bear cub. This bear might look small, but he sure can bite! Ben Furtado and the baby bear became instant friends. Auburn Journal reporter, Jenifer Gee pets the cub as it attempts to climb up her leg. Auburn Journal Photographer, Ben Furtado, face-to-face with the tiny eight week-old bear cub.