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Going back in the water – Where does S.C. rank in shark attacks?

May 20, 2015 - South Carolina - Beachgoers were reminded returning to the water brings its own risks Friday when a 30-year-old man suffered a shark bite to the foot. According to records compiled by the Florida Museum of Natural History, 82 unprovoked shark attacks have been confirmed off the coast of South Carolina between 1837-2014. Full report.

Man bitten by shark on Sullivan’s Island

May 15, 2015 - Sullivan's Island, SC - According to town officials, Sullivan’s Island Fire and Rescue personnel responded to an incident at 2:15 p.m., Friday, May 15, on the beach at Station 18 1/2 where a 30-year-old male was bitten by a shark. The victim sustained injuries to his foot and was transported by EMS to a Mount Pleasant hospital for stitches, but otherwise he appeared to be in good condition. Full report>

Is a man-eater on the prowl in Junnar?

May 5, 2015 - Pune, India: Two back to back leopard attacks on children in villages that are only 15 km apart have perplexed experts who find the pattern strange. Full Report

Man survives second bear attack in 4 years

April 21. 2015 - JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. - The chances of being attacked by a bear are extremely slim. It's even less likely it would happen twice. But the victim of an attack last week also came face-to-face with an aggressive bear four years ago. And both times, it was a fight for his life. Full Report

QRT in Junnar for leopard hunt

April 20, 2015 - India - Two days after a boy lost his life in Khamundi village, the forest dept is still looking for big cat, confused over reason of attack
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Coyote Attack in Saddle River

April 6, 2015 - New Jersey - A man working in his garden in the Twin Brooks area of the borough was attacked Monday by a coyote that was then hunted down and euthanized, authorities said. Full Report

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

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