Wildlife officials search for bear that chased hiker’s dog
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Wildlife officials are looking for a bear that showed no fear toward a hiker and chased one of his dogs on a Colorado Springs trail. The Gazette reports the man was hiking Thursday with his two dogs in the Red Rock Canyon Open Space when a bear approached. The man told Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials that he kicked the bear in the head and threw rocks until it retreated.