While pepper spray and bear spray use a derivative of cayenne pepper, bear spray includes related capsaicnoids which affect the eyes, nose and lungs of bears. The goal of bear spray is to temporarily blind it and force it out of your area so you may retreat to a safer location. Frontiersman 9.2 oz canister is capable of achieving a 35 foot firing range, something that provides a greater window of reaction time. Combined with a hip mounted holster, this enables the user to fluidly fire the spray for dealing with sudden attached. Frontiersman offer an exclusive HLPC guarantee of quality meaning you shouldn't worry about the spray failing in the heat of the moment. The external testing in Montana and Alaska also provides Frontiersman Bear Spray a leg up on the competition.