No rabies in raccoons from midtown attack

September15, 2011 - Sacramento, California - Lab tests for rabies were negative on three raccoons that were shot last week by animal control officers after attacking a woman and her dog. Full Report

AAF EXTRA: Coyotes Becoming More Common in W.Va.

September 14, 2011 - West Virginia - Coyote sightings across West Virginia are on the rise, and predator hunter Tom Bechdel said that’s not good news. Full Report

Trapped in tree, man shoots attacking mother bear

September 13, 2011 - Michigan, Upper Peninsula - A 49-year-old hunter in the Upper Peninsula's Mackinac County was attacked in his tree stand Sunday evening by a female bear, sustaining non-life-threatening injuries before shooting and killing his attacker, state wildlife officials said Monday. Full Report

Wild boar attacks people in Mudigere

September 13, 2011 - Mudigere, India - A huge tall single-horned wild boar appeared in the town at 10 am on Monday and injured passers-by before fleeing. The boar injured milkwoman Ganganamakki Sarojamma. When she started screaming, office boy Kiran came to rescue her but, in the attempt, he was also attacked. Full Report

AAF EXTRA: Mountain Lion sightings on the rise in the Ozarks

September 12, 2011 - Missouri - Review Mountain Lion sightings in the Ozarks. Also bears and wolves. Full Report

Magpie to be shot after attack

September 6,2011 - Tweed, Australia - Police have been directed to shoot a magpie responsible for an attack on a schoolgirl. Full Report

Newborn fatally mauled by family dog near Houston

September 4, 2011 - Houston, Texas - A two-week-old Houston-area boy has died after being mauled by the family dog. Full Report

Hyena mauls girl to death, attacks father and other men

September 4, 2011 - Bulawayo, Zimbabwe - A SIX-YEAR-OLD girl was last week mauled to death while three men were seriously injured after being attacked by a hyena which is terrorising villagers in Buhera district. Full Report

Shark bites legs off bodyboarder in Australia

September 4, 2011 - Sydney, Australia - A shark bit the legs off a bodyboarder at a popular surfing spot in western Australia on Sunday, killing the man, police said. Authories were reportedly searching for the shark as well as the man's missing limbs. Full Report

Fox attacks woman in bed

September 2 2011 - Birmingham, England - One moment she was fast asleep, the next she was awake with the realisation that an animal was sitting on her chest and clawing at her face. Full Report

LDS missionary recovering after lion attack

September 2, 2011 - St. George, UT - Man who was mauled by two lions at a Guatemala zoo in July is home in Utah, recovering from his extensive injuries while moving beyond the attacks. Full Report

Philadelphia woman fatally mauled by her own pit bulls; neighbors report previous attacks

September 1, 2011 - Philadelphia, PA - Woman found dead in her home had been fatally mauled by her own dogs. She had five pit bulls. Full Report

Experts recommend nets after Seychelles shark attacks

September 1, 2011 - Seychelles - Authorities will erect special anti-shark sea nets around a popular beach where two tourists were killed in separate savage attacks last month, officials said Thursday. Full Report

Alaska woman punches bear in face to save her tiny dog

August 31, 2011 - Anchorage, Alaska — A 22-year-old Alaska woman said on Wednesday she punched a black bear in the face to save her small dog from being carried off and possibly eaten. Full Report

Alligator Attacks 90-Year-Old Florida Woman

August 31, 2022 - Copeland, Florida - Officials say an alligator attacked and severely injured a 90-year old woman in southwest Florida. Full Report

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