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Man Saves 375 Lb Black Bear From Drowning


Animals  (tags: animal rescue, black bear, wildanimals, wildlife, animaladvocates, rescued )

Roseann
- 400 days ago - treehugger.com
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission biologist Adam Warwick just couldn't let the bear drown, so he took off his shirt and dive after it.



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Roseann D. (178)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 8:08 am
Makes someone so much sexier than animal abusers.
 

Christeen Anderson (474)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 8:27 am
Great save. Great job. Great guy. Thank you.
 

Natasha Salgado (518)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 8:29 am
WOW--he's one brave soul...and a kind man. Thanks
 

Tim C. (1809)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 8:59 am
ty
 

Carol J. (15)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 9:03 am
Renews my faith in human nature
 

Donna Hamilton (136)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 9:25 am
Great story. Kudos to an amazing man! Thanks for posting.
 

Veselin Varbanov (23)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 9:35 am
Good job! But why was the bear tranquilized !?
 

Sandi C. (242)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 9:36 am
kudos to him.
 

Arielle S. (316)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 9:47 am
My kind of guy - good for him!
 

Veronique L. (213)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 9:54 am
Wow....
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 10:26 am
Wet, I couldn't imagine how much that bear weighed. The man is a hero.
 

Jill Vickerman (426)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 11:00 am
Yay, my Hero!
 

Ljiljana Milic (100)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 11:21 am
Fantastic achievement - Adam Warwick is The Man !
& Noted & Thanks for posting Roseann.
 

Roseann D. (178)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 11:23 am
Well thanks Ljilljana! The story made my day too!
 

IlonaAWAY TODAY V. (0)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 2:37 pm
Thanks. Great story, great hero!
 

Roseann D. (178)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 4:16 pm
Here is the link to the agency animal hero lifesaver Adam Warwick works for if you want to send him Kudos and a message of appreciation and to his superiors telling them how awesome Mr. Warwick is a doing. I think he deserves a raise.

http://www.myfwc.com
 

F gonefourdays F. (110)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 5:43 pm
Fantastic! Many thanks to Adam Warwick for the rescue! I hope the bear has a long, safe life ahead of him. Will let Mr. Warwick and his superiors at the wildlife commission know how much his service is appreciated.
 

paolo gualandri (5)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 11:27 pm
ty
 

Simon D. (23)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 11:32 pm
Well done.
 

rene davis (74)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 11:33 pm
the sad thing is the bears are forced to come into urban settings in search of foods.
 

Dwain La'Brooy (331)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 12:10 am
Great story, thanks for sharing!
 

Jaime A. (32)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 12:16 am
Well done.!!
 

. (3)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 12:57 am
What a terrific guy, thanks for posting Roseann!
 

Kitty Cather (6)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 1:00 am
awesome!
 

Ela V. (84)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 1:15 am
this is the more extraordinary as not long ago an elephant was drowned because of his care taker... this bear was not even in the care of this great man, Adam Warwick
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 1:19 am
Great story. Thank you.
 

caroline s. (79)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 1:42 am
Fantastic :-)))
 

Leslene Dunn (73)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 1:54 am
Bucketfulls of hugs to this amazing man - I would not have hesitated to do the same. So grateful to him that he saved this beautiful bear.
 

Tanya W. (46)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 2:50 am
Noted !!! Well done You!!!
 

Frances Darcy (217)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 3:04 am
well done
 

Elsa Boet (0)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 3:04 am
genoteerd !!! geweldig
 

Nirvana Jaganath (26)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 3:17 am
Brave man! Well done!
 

Suju Bala (26)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 4:06 am
Adam Warwick helped a bear from drowning and that is wonderful.. this story is heart-warming. Thank you.
 

PrimaSICK B. (1278)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 4:22 am
YAY!!! I am so happy to see this article posted .I can't believe he did this and It's wonderful.

Roseann D. Thank you for the post and the link!!!!
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 5:37 am
Thank you.
 

Nan Towle (53)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 6:15 am
Note to Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service. National Park Foundation board Sea World, and anyone who has absolutely anything to do with our majestic, magnificent, sentient wildlife: Hire more people like Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation's Commission biologist Adam Warwick!! This bear is one of the luckiest bears ever!

What a brave a selfless act! What a wonderful human being. Wishing you well, and be safe Adam!
 

Fi T. (16)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 7:00 am
Hope there're more angels
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 7:14 am
an angel sent from heaven ,thank you so much for saving the precious creature the bear,thank you for sharing 18/7
 

Aud nordby (711)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 8:30 am
N&S
 

Christina C. (39)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 9:50 am
Yay! Well done. :) Thank you for sharing.
 
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