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'Bear' Prompting 911 Call Turns Out To Be Dog... Named Bear

By Hilary Hanson

Everyone’s just lucky this encounter didn’t turn grizzly.

A “bear” that prompted a 911 call near Toronto on Thursday morning turned out to be a rather large dog, City News Toronto reported.

“I was actually right here and the bear was standing right there,” the caller, cab driver Mohammed Naim, told the news outlet. Naim, whose cab became stuck in the snow in Markham after dropping a passenger off, locked his doors for help when he saw the large, black, furry beast outside of his vehicle.

Police saw bear tracks in the snow, but investigators eventually found that the animal Naim …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green