MEET SULO – THE BEARMAN Sulo "The Bearman" Karjalainen is at home amongst bears and other predators, having nursed them since they were babies.
Sulo Karjalainen - known to many in his native Finland as the 'bearman'. The runs Kuusamo Large Carnivore Centre with his brothe.
In Finland, everybody loves living close to nature but Sulo Karjalainen, who lives surrounded by predators, takes it to extremes.
Sulo Karjalainen, runs Kuusamo Large Carnivore Centre with his brother Jalo in the north of the country, which has been home to more than 20 orphaned brown bears.
Dinner time: Two bears eat on a table in front of Finnish 'bear man' Sulo Karjalainen