A large alligator more than 8 feet long attacked a woman swimming in Florida on Saturday, May 25. While the injuries are not life-threatening, officials say that she suffered severe wounds from the gator attack.
Animals May 27, 2019
A zookeeper was hospitalized after an attack by the facility's 7-year-old Sumatran tiger. Authorities say there is no cause for concern for the safety of their guests.
Animals April 20, 2019
An Arizona woman was taken to the hospital after she had been attacked by a jaguar at a local zoo. The victim had reportedly climbed over the fence of an enclosure to take a photo with the wild animal.
Viral March 11, 2019
A man decided to shoot his own pit bull after it had attacked another dog. According to the Connecticut police, the man said he feared his dog might attack three children in the park.
Animals December 26, 2018
A Chinese tourist died after being attacked by a hippo while taking photos on the edge of Lake Naivasha outside Nairobi, Kenya. Another colleague also obtained injuries from the attack but managed to survive.
Animals August 14, 2018
A grandmother from Athens, Georgia strangled a rabid bobcat with her bare hands outside of her home. The woman stated that the animal tried to attack her after she took a picture of it on her cellphone.
Public Health June 15, 2018
A 77-year old woman from Florida was viciously attacked by a wild river otter while she was kayaking down the Braden river. Warnings were posted after several attacks.
Animals March 8, 2018
80-year-old Elsie Dabrowski from Sunapee, New Hampshire, has suffered bobcat mauling in her own garden. Know what to do and how to stay safe from animal attacks, particularly with rabid ones.
Healthy Living/Wellness June 27, 2017
Orange County officers advised beachgoers to calmly head to shore after spotting a number of great white sharks in the surf line. Watch the video footage taken from a helicopter.
Animals May 12, 2017
A young Indonesian farmer who had gone missing a day before fell victim to a reticulated python. West Sulawesi locals retrieved the man’s lifeless body from inside the enormous snake, discovered nearby his palm plantation.
Animals March 29, 2017
Surveillance video has caught a coyote following a doctor in his workplace in South Carolina. The doctor has come out of it unscathed, but are coyote attacks and appearance in an urban area fairly common?
Animals February 22, 2017
Internet users were outraged after a video of a zookeeper punching a kangaroo in the face suddenly went viral. The man on the clip said that he was just trying to save his dog from the wild animal.
Viral December 8, 2016
A young boy who was surfing at a beach in North Carolina was attacked by a shark Saturday, June 25. Rescuers said the victim sustained multiple deep wounds on his left foot, though none of them were life-threatening.
Animals June 28, 2016
How should parents teach kids about animal behavior and potential dangers in light of the recent tragic events involving children and wildlife creatures? Here are some tips to approach the matter.
Animals June 17, 2016
A video shows a 400-pound gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden dragging a 4-year-old boy across the animal's enclosed habitat. The toddler manages to climb through a barrier and fall roughly 15 feet into a moat.
Animals May 30, 2016
A drone hobbyist in Australia was able to capture a pod of false killer whales hunting down a small shark. Experts said these massive marine mammals are difficult to spot despite existing in large numbers in the high seas.
Animals May 11, 2016
A lead zookeeper was fatally attacked by an endangered Malayan tiger in a Florida zoo. After being closed over the weekend, the Palm Beach Zoo has reopened on April 18.
Society April 19, 2016
A new study attributes at least half of documented large carnivore attacks since the 1950s to inappropriate human behavior. Coyote and polar bear attacks are also noted to be on the rise.
Animals February 5, 2016
A mountain lion growing a set of fully developed teeth and whiskers out of its forehead was discovered in Preston, Idaho. A hunter legally killed the lion after it attacked a dog.
Earth/Environment January 11, 2016
Yellowstone National Park has more than just Bison to watch out for. Here are some safety tips to remember.
Feature June 3, 2015
Porpoises are being attacked by gray seals once deemed harmless to the species. What is driving this unusual behavior?
Earth/Environment November 28, 2014
A mountain lion attacked a 6-year-old child that was hiking with his family in a trail near Cupertino, California on Sunday afternoon. Authorities are currently searching for the mountain lion.
Society September 8, 2014
Two divers dove into the water to film a giant Pacific octopus. They weren't prepared for what happened next...
Animals February 18, 2014