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Bear Crew at Large

Meet Franklin

Friday, October 14th, 2011

Meet Franklin S. Bennett. A warm, cuddly kind of guy that loves his Detroit Tigers, baking Halloween cookies, and keeping in touch with good friends. He is a busy guy, headed to work with his Mom (Marina Neira) organizing camping trips for the family, and decorating the house for the holidays. Though it sounds as […]

Giving Blood at the Factory

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Now that we are a month removed from that destructive day that Tropical Storm Irene came to visit (without being invited, I may add), the needs turn from getting people to safety to safely taking care of people. The toll from the storm and its aftermath is enormous, and covers many people; victims, first responders, […]

Ted E. Bear for Lake Monsters Mascot!

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Okay, so I have nothing against Champ. Great guy (uh, monster?) and he is somewhat cuddly and lovable (for a monster, that is). And yes, he has a great history in the state, being in Lake Champlain for ever and ever. But isn’t it time to look at the other animals in Vermont that are […]

The Power of a Bear Hug

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

Meet our new friend Noah…with his new friend – a yellow Vermont Teddy Bear. Noah is a little boy who recently lost his mom and was alone with her when she passed away unexpectedly. When we heard about Noah’s story, some members of our Bear Crew got together and sent him a yellow Vermont Teddy […]

Love is in the Bear

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

I recently heard a touching story through the VTB grapevine about a customer named David who contacted our Custom-Made Bear department. He was looking for a special way to propose to his girlfriend of five years – and thought a Vermont Teddy Bear would make be the perfect addition to that life-changing moment. It turns […]