Bears get a bad rap for being giant, furry, killing machines.  They are,
in fact, so much more.  And the acts of this bear prove this.  Watch as this bear does something that we would generally find as... un-bear-like:


Compassion.  The bear shows compassion.  And not a single interest in eating the drowning bird.  For an alpha predator, this is some odd behavior--which leads one to wonder how much more we don't understand about these magnificent creatures.

Video posted by Animal Wire on October 9, 2014.

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