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20dn pic Bear Attack-3

In this Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, is Abby Wetherell, 12, at her home in Cadillac, Mich. Abby was mauled by a black bear in northern Michigan last week said Monday she feared for her life during the attack. She was released from a hospital Sunday where 100 stitches were needed to close wounds on her left thigh and back, and is walking on crutches. She says she's still in pain but expects to be fine. (AP Photo/Rob Hess) NO SALES