Wildlife Officer Saves Bear.. poor fella

4:49 p.m. on July 21, 2011 (EDT)
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I thought this was an interesting and timely eye-opening story from here in East Tennessee, just west of the AT near Hot Springs, NC.

Props to the determined officer and all her caring effort to rescue the bear.




5:00 p.m. on July 21, 2011 (EDT)
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I saw that this morning, I am amazed the poor bear managed to stay alive.

6:04 p.m. on July 21, 2011 (EDT)
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From the article link above:

"Amazingly, the bear made a full recovery and was released into the Cherokee National Forest far away from any garbage containers."

Cherokee already has enough dysfunctional bears I guess one more won't hurt.

I'm happy for the bear though, and a great job by the officer.

4:42 p.m. on July 22, 2011 (EDT)
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Amazing, and I get testy when I miss a meal.

10:55 p.m. on July 22, 2011 (EDT)
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the bear should have swallowed those nuts then its' cheeks would not have been so big

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