Have Wildlife Guests Swimming in Your Inground Pool?

Have you ever had an uninvited animal guest swimming in your pool? In a National Geographic article, a Florida woman was recently surprised to find two black bears taking a swim in her backyard pool. She overcame her surprise to grab her iPhone and record the sight for a YouTube video that’s included in the article. Below is another video from the article where a homeowner rescued a fawn from his inground pool.

We’ve featured dogs and other pets swimming in our pools in last year’s Pet by the Pool Contest but this is something else! If you’ve ever found wildlife in or by your pool, share your story, photo or video. Go to our post on Facebook and let’s see who gets the most Likes! And if you’re wondering why this happens, read the article — it explains why it may not be so surprising after all.