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Animal, Bear (Black)

Medium beast, unaligned

Armor Class 11 (natural armor)
Hit Points 19 (3d8 + 6)
Speed 40 ft., climb 30 ft.

STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
15 (+2) 10 (+0) 14 (+2) 2 (-4) 12 (+1) 7 (-2)

Skills Perception +3
Senses passive Perception 13
Languages
Challenge 1/2 (100 XP)

Special Traits

  • Keen Smell: The bear has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on smell.

Actions

  • Multiattack: The bear makes two attacks: one with its bite and one with its claws.
  • Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +3 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 5 (1d6 + 2) piercing damage.
  • Claws. Melee Weapon Attack: +3 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 7 (2d4 + 2) slashing damage.

Description

The black bear is a forest-dwelling omnivore that usually is not dangerous unless an interloper threatens its cubs or food supply.