125 Caretaker Soothes Sick 10-Foot Bear in Otisville, New York
<p>Video captures the sweet moment caretaker Jim Kowalczik comforted 24-year-old Kodiak bear Jimbo, who was feeling ill on February 5. The footage was taken at the Orphaned Wildlife Center in Otisville, New York.</p><p>A veterinarian was called to examine the 10-foot tall, 1,400-pound bear, who was suffering from an unknown illness. The bear was left feeling uncomfortable and agitated after the visit and his caretaker decided to show him “some extra love.”</p><p>The animal has been at the wildlife center since he was a cub, due to injuries which left him unable to be returned to the <a href="stryfl.com/3gf5" target="_blank">wild</a>. Credit: Orphaned Wildlife Center via Storyful</p>
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