Bear Watch

Photo by Betty Spence

Betty Spence of Cornwall sent photos of a bear that “visited my property in broad daylight. I first saw it out front at about noon. I yelled at it and it headed behind my house toward the swamp. It circled my property’s periphery and, munching shrubbery, moved slowly up on the other side. Then it plopped down beside a tree, closed its eyes and took a little nap! When it woke up a few minutes later, it sniffed in several directions and seemed to enjoy the sun. The bear’s size makes me think either that it’s young or female. There’s rarely a dull moment in the wilds of Cornwall!” she said.

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