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Man-Animal Conflict Cause of Concern

March 27, 2015 - India - The increasing man-animal conflicts in Nilgiris district in the last couple of months is a cause of concern. According to sources, a bear killed two persons and injured three others including two forest staff in the Nilgiris north division in the last two days. Full Report

Rhino attacks Kaziranga forest guard during census

March 26, 2015 - India - Guwahati: A female rhino injured a forest guard and broke the rifle he was carrying during the ongoing rhino census at Kaziranga National Park's Bagori forest range on Wednesday. Full Report

Coimbatore Bear Attack Victim Dies in Hospital

March 25, 2015 - India - A 52-year-old estate worker who was attacked by a bear while attempting to save his wife from the animal at Kotagiri, died at the Coimbatore Medical College Hospital on Wednesday, despite treatment. Full Report

Life and death in African savannah

March 20, 2015 - Nairobi - Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) reports that in recent years there has been a rise in the number of wild animal attacks on humans. Full report

10-Foot Tiger Shark Attacks Snorkeling Tourist Off Big Island In Hawaii

March 18, 2015 - Hawaii - A tourist from Kansas, whose identity has not yet been made public, has been sent to the hospital after being the victim of an attack from a 10- to 12-foot tiger shark at the Hapuna Beach in Hawaii. Full Report

Zebra Attacks Man

March 17, 2015 - Arkansas - White County Arkansas Man is Hospitalized After Attack by Pet Zebra Full Report

Lion Nakula attacks animal keeper V Krishna in Bengaluru's zoo

March 13, 2015 - India - A captive lion named Nakula attacked animal-keeper Krishna on Tuesday morning. Full Report

Wild animals create scare among Kreeri residents

March 7, 2015 - Kashmir - Residents of north Kashmir’s Kreeri area live under constant fear as wild animals have been seen visiting the area, including leopards. Read Full Report

Leopard Attacks Villager, Forest Officials Issue Alert

March 4, 2015 - Nellore, India - One Maddipati Sivaiah Naidu (40) of Molakalapudi village was attacked by a leopard around 7 am on Tuesday. Fortunately, he escaped with minor injuries. He was rushed to Gudur area hospital, where he is recovering. Read full Report

Deaths due to animal attacks rise in TN

March 3, 2015 - Tamil Nadu - The increase in the number of elephants, tigers and leopards in Tamil Nadu may be reason for animal activists to cheer, but the alarming rise in human deaths due to incidents of man-animal conflict has left the state government worried. Read Full Report

Rhino attacks mum's car at West Midland Safari Park

February 23, 2015 - UK - Two tonne rhino smashes into mum's car while her toddler son screamed, then chased them through West Midlands Safari Park. FULL REPORT

Farmer killed in animal attack

February 20, 2015 - CHANDRAPUR, INDIA - A farmer was killed in an attack by a large carnivore during midnight hours of Wednesday in Kaotli village under Kothari forest range. Possible Tiger or Leopard attack. Read full report.

Mountain Lion Attacks Canadian Pipeline Crew, Fought Off with Bare Fists

February 3, 2015 - Grand Prairie, Alberta, Canada - A mountain lion stalked and ambushed a crew of pipeline workers in a forested area on Friday, inflicting serious but non-life threatening injuries upon two men.

Stephen Campbell, 31, one of the victims, told Global News that it was the most terrifying experience of his life. Read Report

Police release photos of bear taken by victim of fatal attack

November 26, 2014 - West Milford, NJ - A college student who became New Jersey's first known victim of a fatal bear attack snapped five photographs of the animal, police said. Read full report

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