"Buckethead," a bear cub in Maryland, was rescued after wildlife officials tracked the animal for three days in order to tranquilize it and remove a bucket that had gotten stuck on its head.
The Cumberland Times-News reported Sunday the 100-pound cub was freed near the Wisp Resort in McHenry during an annual autumn festival.
The Wildlife and Heritage Service of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources said in a Facebook post that a crowd of onlookers at the resort was giddy to see the cub returned to the nearby woods.
Information from: Cumberland (Md.) Times-News, http://www.times-news.com/timesnew.html
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