Animals are normally harmless to huma...

Animals are normally harmless to humans, but startle easily

There are 4 comments on the WGST-AM Atlanta story from Jul 29, 2014, titled Animals are normally harmless to humans, but startle easily. In it, WGST-AM Atlanta reports that:

Some 5,000 giant anteaters are thought to exist in the wild, and encounters with humans are rare and largely harmless.

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#1 Jul 29, 2014
I understand these animals being startled. They are afraid of the true savages - humans.
Parden Pard

Whitehall, PA

#2 Jul 29, 2014
Even "Atom Ant" don't mess with these critters...

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#3 Jul 29, 2014
trust no one, no matter what animal they may be.
Christsharians on the DL

Philadelphia, PA

#4 Jul 29, 2014
The lesson is that if you see a giant anteater choking on a human do not attempt the Heimlich maneuver on the giant anteater. They startle easily.

Instead, send a donation to PETA.

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