Surfer Survives Bite After Falling On To Shark

March 21, 2012 - Nobby's Beach, Australia - A surfer has had a lucky escape after being bitten by a shark on Australia's Gold Coast - when he fell off his board and landed on the predator. Full report

Black bear attacks, bites Florida woman

March 16, 2012 - Longwood, Florida - Terri Gurley held on tightly as her dog Riley jerked at the leash and began to growl at the darkness early Friday morning. Full Report

Shark Attack: Three Mauled In Three Days

March 16, 2012 - Florida - A man has been savaged by a shark in Florida - just days after two other people were attacked in the same area. Martin County officials say a bull shark repeatedly bit the man on the arm in the attack on Thursday afternoon at Jensen beach. Full Report

Man-animal conflict on rise in Rajasthan

March 11, 2012 - Jaipur, India - In a sign of intensifying man-animal conflict in parts of Rajasthan, four persons were killed in animal attacks in less than one month, jerking the government into action. Full Report

Concern over man-leopard conflicts

February 29, 2012 - Kerala, India - The killing of a healthy female leopard that had strayed into the small hamlet of Angamoozhy in the Ranni forest division by an unruly mob on Tuesday was the latest in the series of human-leopard conflict in the State.

Rat Attack at Surrey Hospital

February 27, 2012 - UK - Rat Attack At Surrey Hospital Left Patient Jason Ketley With 'Large Open Bite Marks'. The patient was subjected to a vicious rat attack as he lay sedated in hospital, his parents have claimed. Full Report

Pet monkey behind recent spate of attacks?

February 18 2012 - South Africa - Cindy Paine, 32, woke screaming in pain with blood spurting from her arm after being bitten by a marauding monkey.

Lioness attacks, kills zookeeper

February 14, 2012 - Johannesburg, SA - A LIONESSS has attacked and killed a South African zoo employee at a rural lion farm, with his co-workers hearing his cries for help.

Angry Sea Lion Attacks Shakira in S.Africa

February 14, 2012 - Cape Town, SA - Pop star Shakira was attacked by a sea lion in South Africa's Cape Town while she was taking pictures of "cute" creatures with her mobile phone, British tabloid The Sun reported on Tuesday.

Tigers attack tourist bus in China

February 7, 2012 - China - A group of tourists visiting a wildlife park in eastern China had a narrow escape after Bengal tigers attacked their bus, puncturing its tires and destroying the windscreen, state media said Tuesday.

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Rhino Attacks Vehicle on Highway

January 19, 2012 - Guwahati, India - In the second incident within a week, a rhino strayed out of the Kaziranga National Park (KNP) and attacked a vehicle on National Highway 37 in Upper Assam's Golaghat district on Thursday, official sources said.

Third Shark Attack In Three Weeks

January 19, 2012 - Coral Bay, Australia - An Australian swimmer is recovering in hospital after being attacked by a tiger shark in what is the country's second attack in two days and third this month. Full Report

30-Year Summary of Dog Attack Deaths and Maimings Report is Released by Animal People Editor

January 16, 2012 - Data shows that fatal and serious maulings by pit bulls have greatly escalated in the past 10 years. Full Report

Leopard attacks man in Guwahati

January 7, 2012 - India - A leopard, which had strayed into the heart of the city, attacked and injured a person at Nabagraha hill today.

Australian surfer survives shark attack

January 4, 2012 - Australia - A 28-year-old man survived an attack when a shark nearly bite his arm off while he was surfing at Avoca Beach, 47 miles north of Sydney, Australia. Full Report

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