When It Comes To Bear Encounters, Keep In Mind This Former Navy SEAL’s Life-Saving Tips

Being approached by a bear in the wilderness is no laughing matter. But what does a person do to ensure they don’t make matters worse? Thankfully, former Navy SEAL Clint Emerson has a few life-saving tips to make sure a face-to-face encounter doesn’t turn into something severe, so keep reading!

All Wild Animals Aren’t Created Equal

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Friso Gentsch/picture alliance via Getty Images

Whether a person is hiking, camping, or just going for a regular walk through their neighborhood, seeing an animal out in the wild and in their natural habitat is an exhilarating experience.

The thing is, not all animals are harmless. In fact, there are some, such as bears, that can do a world of damage.