Animal rights versus Human rights

I’m currently following a story that has developed over the past few weeks out of Colorado which I’m sure has been missed locally but it is one of those stories that makes you scratch your head a bit.

A black bear in Colorado attacked a 5-year old girl in her back yard. The child is recovering, however the bear itself was scared off by the child’s mother after attempting to drag the child away.

According to the story, Wildlife agents set up traps and deployed tracking hounds in an effort to locate the bear, said Mike Porras, a spokesman for the state parks agency’s northwest region office.


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