A man was bitten by a bat inside his home in New Hampshire. Roy Syvertson reported that he was using his iPad inside his living room when he felt pain similar to a bee sting.
Public Health May 30, 2019
A bobcat in Vermont was able to bite three people in Upper Valley before getting shot by authorities. Testing revealed that the creature was positive for rabies.
Public Health December 14, 2018
An afternoon of kayaking turned into a nightmare when a beaver attacked a father and daughter. Local authorities eventually confirmed that the beaver was indeed rabid.
Public Health August 11, 2018
An elderly man saved his life by beating a rabid fox to death that was on his deck. The man claimed to have had previous incidents where local residents were attacked by a rabid fox and did not want to take any chances.
Healthy Living/Wellness June 28, 2018
A juvenile bobcat gets rescued after stalking hikers on a mountain trail near Sausalito, California. The kitten has been examined and will be released in a few months.
Animals August 5, 2017
Documented cases of polar bear encounters in Canada are on the rise. Climate change affects the winter hunting activities of bears which lead them to look for other food sources while they stay on dry land.
Earth/Environment February 29, 2016
El Jefe is believed to be the last remaining wild jaguar in the U.S. and is living in a protected habitat in the Santa Rita Mountains located outside of Tucson. Conservation groups released the first video of El Jefe roaming in the wild.
February 4, 2016
Watch this wild fox construct a five-decker sandwich in his mouth.
Internet Culture April 30, 2015
Ringling Bros. circus will no longer feature elephant acts because of protests from animal rights groups.
Internet Culture March 5, 2015
Two sisters captured a terrifying video of a lioness opening their car door when on a South African safari.
Internet Culture March 5, 2015
Loss of genetic diversity in mountain lions living in Los Angeles area leading to behaviors that could threaten their survival, study finds. Freeways, subdivisions hamper normal movements of the animals, researchers say.
Earth/Environment August 17, 2014
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. fell short on their expectations for the second quarter, as attendance continues to drop after the controversial documentary ‘Blackfish’ was released. SeaWorld’s image has been tainted after animal activists lobbied against orca captivity.
Movies/TV Shows August 13, 2014
African bird turns impressionist to create panic in other species, then swoops in to steal their lunch. Fork-tailed drongos have an impressive repertoire of sounds it can mimic.
Animals May 2, 2014
Pelican had throat pouch slashed in attack, leaving it unable to eat. Animal rescue group is offering reward in search for perpetrator.
April 24, 2014
Chimps are picky when it comes to building material for their nighttime sleeping nests, scientists find. In fact, only one kind of wood will do.
April 19, 2014
Flu virus that caused a human pandemic also found in sea otters, suggesting human viruses can infect them.
Animals April 12, 2014
Giant pandas and red pandas have a 'shoots and leaves' difference in bamboo diet that allows them to coexist
April 11, 2014
Dingos are neither dogs nor wolves, based on new research from Australia. So, just what are these furry animals?
Animals April 3, 2014