They were barely there, bears take over backyard pool

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ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP, NJ - A family of bears took over a New Jersey backyard, splashing and frolicking in the kiddie pool.

The mamma bear and five baby bears crashed the backyard and created the impromptu pool party. Quite a surprise for the family inside.

"I thought they would get a drink or just drink out of it for a minute and then move on but they pretty much started climbing in," said Tim Basso, whose family watched and recorded the bears from the safety of an upstairs window.

"They came in, they experienced the pool, they got in, they seemed to enjoy themselves, did a little bit of damage on the pool toys and floats," he said.