Dramatic video captures the moment a brave young American girl shoved a bear in her backyard to protect her dogs in Bradbury, California.
In the video, the mama bear is seen walking on the backyard wall with her two cubs when the family’s dogs rush toward them. The Mother then picked up one of the puppies by its vest as she tried to protect her cubs.
Later on, the brave teen Pushed the wiled big bear off the ledge of the Fence.
Meanwhile, her parents can be heard shouting at her in the background.
Taking to CBS Los Angeles, Hailey Morinico, 17, said: “At that time, I don’t have much time to think, I run over to the bear and the first thing I think to do is push the bear off the ledge it’s standing on, and hopefully release my dog, and somehow thank God it works.”
“Honestly, the only thing I had in mind was to protect my dogs, and that’s what I did,” she added.
While, her mother indicated: “It’s horrifying to see your daughter approach a huge bear, and just thinking that the bear could have swiped at her face, we would be having another kind of news today.”
Watch the viral video below: