When you are in the wilderness you are not in a Disney movie. The animals do not think of you as their friend. You are either food, a threat, or something to be watched. So with those things in mind, if traveling in the wilderness you need to be ready to deal with animals that may find you a nice dinner.
This woman though isn’t alone in her mistaken belief, preview this list of incidents previously discussed here:
- Man Gored by a Bull Bison
- Man Attacked by a Black Bear
- People living in fear of Coyotes
- A Woman was Eaten By Wolves in Alaska
So yet again we have the oh so familiar incident where a couple of people. I think my favorite was she used bear spray and it continued to charge. I think this is the money quote:
Carry your damn guns. You never know when you may need it, two and four legged varmints are both dangerous.
Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms.
He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.