Say What?!: California Man, 73, Punches 300-Pound Bear to Defend His Dog

California-man-73-punches-300-pound-bear-to-defend-his-dogMEADOW VISTA, California – Don’t mess with Carl Moore’s “babies.” Even if you happen to be a bear.

A 73-year-old California man who punched a 300-pound bear that appeared to be attacking his dog said he would do it again to protect his beloved pets.

Carl Moore, of Meadow Vista in Placer County, said he heard his Chihuahua, Lacy, whimpering in fear last week outside his home. He came out to find the bear trying to get past a low gate on his deck.

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