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Teddy Bear Repair Technician

So I guess that Teddy Bears need doctors, too? Being a Teddy Bear Technician is actually a real job that you can get at Build-A-Bear Workshops. Each store has its own technicians that “repairs” any damage done to the Teddy Bears that are brought in. While this job is most certainly out of the ordinary, it makes total sense. Kid grow emotionally attached to their stuffed animals incredibly quickly. It’s probably quicker and easier for parents to just get the original Teddy Bear fixed rather than try to buy their child a new one.

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Chris is a graduate of Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia, where he majored in English and FIlm. He has been writing for TVOvermind and Uncoached for two years and has written about numerous different television shows and pop culture topics. Contact him through Twitter (@ckinger13).
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