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Curious Bear Gets Zapped After Stepping on Electric 'Unwelcome Mat'

2018-10-04 17:52
Curious Bear Gets Zapped After Stepping on Electric 'Unwelcome Mat' A curious bear received an unexpected shock when it placed its snout on an electric “unwelcome mat” meant to keep intruders away by a structure in Gunnison, Colorado, as seen in this footage shared by the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Southwest Region. According to the accompanying tweet, these mats are a recommended method of bear-proofing one’s house to keep the furry intruders from poking around private property. The shock that the mats administer is meant to be short, non-lethal, [and] deterring.