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Bear Cub Rescued from Fishing Net (VIDEO)

Bear Cub Rescued from Fishing Net (VIDEO)

Earlier this week a black bear cub found himself caught in a fishing net in Anchorage, Alaska.

To free her baby, the cub’s mom teamed up with a local resident and the rescue was captured on video …

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4:47AM PST on Mar 5, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

5:52AM PST on Jan 14, 2012

Thank you - good story.

11:01PM PDT on Oct 1, 2011

I am glad the cub was okay. I think they should show this to Sarah Palin. She could learn a thing or two about compassion from her people.

5:51AM PDT on Aug 16, 2011

this again shows animals are just like people: they love and care for their babies!
how stupid to leave fishing nests on the ground! it'a so dangerous for wildlife!
courageous mum! she tears the net apart to free her little one!

10:20AM PDT on May 13, 2011

Are you warped?! This was a potentially tragic situation. Did you fail to notice the mother bear trying to drag the cub THROUGH the netting WITH HER TEETH?! I am left wondering how the cub faired. Why describe this as people and animals "working together"???

7:36AM PDT on May 12, 2011

The world would be wonderful if humans and animals would live in harmony.

7:35AM PDT on May 12, 2011

Incredible how the mom fights for her kid, she wasn't even afraid of the car, just to fight for her kid, how nice, you see animals also have fellings and attitudes. Thank God theyre fine.

5:21AM PDT on May 12, 2011

how cool! (except for the stupid fisherman who left the net where wildlife could get caught in it.)

5:17AM PDT on May 12, 2011

poor little baby

9:06AM PDT on May 10, 2011

Glad to see the lil guy get out!

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