The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Bullets First
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A hunter who was tracking a wounded elk was attacked by a grizzly. The bear chomped on his hand, then retreated. The hunter had a rifle, but chose to use bear spray instead. He got ready for the bear with the bear spray.
The bear came back.
The hunter sprayed the bear and himself. The bear retreated.
The bear came back. The bear spray was empty. They hunter threw the empty can at the bear. The bear retreated.
Having expended the potential for bear spray defense, the hunter readied his rifle.
They bear did not come back. From krtv.com:
He put up his arms to fend off the attack, but the charging grizzly bit his right wrist. He threw himself on his back and rolled to his stomach so the bear would maul his backpack instead of hispost was originally published on this site