Bear Attacks, Injures Woman at Arizona Campground

May 31, 2012 - Payson, Arizona - A bear attacked and injured a 74-year-old Arizona woman camping east of Payson in northern Arizona on Thursday, and now hounds and men are tracking the animal to put it down. Full Report

Australian Mom Says Kangaroo Stalked Her for 2 Days Then Attacked

May 29, 2012 - Port Macquarie, Australia – An Australian mom has told of being "stalked" by a rogue kangaroo for two days before it savaged her, leaving her with a 12-inch scar. Read Report

Bear Attacks Woman at Trinidad Home

May 19, 2012 - Trinidad, Colorado - Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials say a woman is recovering after being injured by a bear outside her home near Trinidad, in southern Colorado. Full Report

Alligator bites North Carolina aquarium worker who tries to capture it

May 17, 2012 - North Carolina - A North Carolina man survived a scary brush Tuesday with an eight-foot gator he tried moving from the side of a highway near one of the Tar Heel State's barrier islands. Full Report

Coyote attacks teenager in Cape Breton

May 16, 2012 - Cape Breton, Canada - A 14-year-old Nova Scotia boy is recovering from coyote bites. Full Report

Public asked to watch for coyotes after Aurora man attacked in yard

May 7, 2012 - Aurora, IL - Police are advising residents to watch for coyotes after a man was bitten while standing in his yard. Full Report

Hyenas Wreak Havoc in Karatu, Injure 20

May 7, 2012 - Karatu, Tanzania - Nearly 20 people were badly injured when a pack of hyenas raided Kilimamoja village in Karatu district, Arusha region and started attacking people. Full Report

Pet Lynx Attacks Woman

May 5, 2012 - Bellevue, WA - A woman suffered severe injuries to her arm after her boyfriend's pet lynx got loose and attacked her in their Bellevue home. Full Report

Ferret attacks baby girl in pram in Burnley

April 28, 2012 - Burnley, UK - A FEROCIOUS ferret attacked a 10-month-old baby girl as she was being pushed in her pram in Burnley. Full Report Here

'Panic-attack' elephant crushes zoo owner to death in trunk

April 24, 2012 - New Zealand - A zoo owner was crushed to death in an elephant’s trunk after the animal she had spent two years nursing back to health picked her up and lifted her into the air, New Zealand animal welfare authorities say. Read Report

Not your average bear: The rabid, harrowing attack on Afton Mountain

April 20, 2012 - Running into a rabid bear can pretty much ruin your morning, according to two men who survived to tell the tale of Virginia's first-ever reported rabid bear, an encounter that occurred in the neighborhood of the hiker-heavy Appalachian Trail and the family-friendly Skyline Drive. Full Report>

Giant Shark Kills South African David Lillienfeld After Biting Off HIs Leg

April 20, 2012 - Cape Town, South Africa - David Lillienfeld was in the water with his brother, Gustav, when the shark struck, SkyNews reported. Although Gustav tried to pull his brother to safety, David died after the shark, who was estimated to be 16-feet long, bit off his leg. Full Report

Kiwanis Island Park on Merritt Island remains closed after raccoon attacks

April 16, 2012 - Kiwanis Island, FL - Aggressive raccoons are terrorizing visitors at Kiwanis Island Park on Merritt Island, which shut down this weekend after a pair of claw-and-fang attacks. Full Report

'Killer' swan attacks Illinois caretaker until he drowns

April 16, 2012 - Des Plaines, IL - Hensley had taken to a kayak Sunday morning to check on the swans in a Des Plaines-area pond when one of the larger birds turned on him, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. Read Report

Wild boar attacks woman

April 5, 2012 - Singapore - Recalling the incident, Rubiah said she was busy collecting the mushrooms at about 100m from her house when she spotted a wild boar appearing out of nowhere.

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