Brown bear (Ursus arctos beringianus) Bear walk on the Kurile Lake beach. Kamchatka peninsula. Russian Federation. Eurasia. (Photo by: Valerio Ferraro/REDA&CO/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

Ever wonder what you’d do if a bear came right AT you?  This guy slapped it in the face, and it worked.  It was a small bear, and it took off running in the other direction.

According to the caption, the guy was trying to protect his girlfriend and dogs.  They were in a garden area, perhaps in their back yard, and the whole thing was caught on security cam.

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