When a dog arrived home with a baby wild bear in his jaws, his owners were taken aback. He became his hero without even realizing it.
We all know that puppies are adorable little animals that will always be there for their owners, as well as others they perceive to be weak.
This time, when a lovely puppy arrived with a thing in his jaws, the shocked dog owners discovered that the creature he had saved was a little bear, and they couldn’t stop laughing.
Because the couple was unsure what to do with the bear cub, they took it to the Virginia Wildlife Center.
Because the teddy bear was only one or two weeks old, he had to be admitted to the hospital and treated by a specialised rehabilitation team. Amanda Nicholson, the Center’s director, had this to say about it:
“This has been an excellent example of collaboration to meet the demands of a wild animal.”
The tiny bear’s health was generally fine; he only showed signs of dehydration, but the medical team was in charge of providing him the care he needed.
He needed to spend a few days in an incubator to keep his temperature stable, avoid infections, and allow him to grow without the hazards of not receiving his mother’s milk.
The team made sure he had a well-balanced food and all of the nutrients he needed for a healthy growth.
The tiny bear gained weight and improved his muscles after a few weeks of special treatment, and he was ready to be transported to his habitat, where the team hoped a mother bear would take him in and treat him like any other child.
Orphaned animals are cared after by a dedicated team until they are old enough to live on their own in their natural environment.
Fortunately, it was a complete success, and the young bear is already in his new environment with his adoptive mother and sibling. He explores the region and embarks on adventures with them. He is now entirely free, joyful, and healthy.
Although the Virginia Wildlife Center treats animals saved by pets on a regular basis, the majority of them arrive damaged.
“We treat over 3,000 wild animals at our hospital every year, many of them are sick or injured, and we always have a team of veterinarians on hand to administer treatment or surgery if necessary,” they stated from the rescue facility.