Toddler mauled by cougar in Vancouver Island park; animal being tracked

August 30, 2011 - Ucluelet, B.C. Canada - A family who appears to have done everything right when confronted with a cougar on a beach inside Vancouver Island's Pacific Rim National Park still couldn't keep the animal from attacking their 18-month-old son. Full Report

Yellowstone hunts killer grizzly bear

August 29,2011 - Wyoming - Wildlife agents are trying to capture a grizzly bear that killed a man in Yellowstone National Park, its second such fatality this summer. Full Report

Hiker Found in Yellowstone, Park's Grizzly Bears Under Suspicion

August 28, 2011 - Wyoming - A man was found dead at Yellowstone National Park. Investigators are looking into a possible grizzly bear attack, as there apparently were "signs of grizzly bear activity at the scene," according to reports from the park.

Boy killed, 5 injured in wild animal attacks in Kashmir

August 27, 2011 - India - Leopard and bear attacks. Full report

More Bears in Massachusetts

August 21, 2011 - Massachusetts - Black bears, growing in number, an increasing, unsettling suburban presence. Full Report

Concerns raised after second coyote attack on child in Broomfield, Colorado

August 21, 2011 - Broomfield, Colorado - Officials fear animals growing more comfortable around people. Full Report

Bear attacks sleeping climber near Maroon Bells , Colorado

August 20, 2011 - Aspen, Colorado - Second bear-bites-man incident in Crater Lake area in fewer than 24 hours. Full Report

Two mauled in shark attacks off Russia's east coast

August 19, 2011 - Russia - Swimming has been banned in the Sea of Japan off Russia's Far Eastern Primorye Territory after two shark attacks in the past week have left two people hospitalized, Russian media report. Full Report

Wife Pays Tribute To Husband Killed By Shark

August 17, 2011 - Praslin, Seychelles - The wife of a British man killed in a horrific shark attack during their honeymoon has paid tribute to her "special husband" and thanked him for "nine years of joy". Full Report

Seychelles shark attack kills honeymooning man

August 16, 2011 - Seychelles - Wife was sunbathing on the shore when 30-year-old Ian Redmond was attacked. Full Report

Tiger attacks wildlife park employee

August 12, 2011 - Pennsylvania - The victim is out of the hospital tonight, after a Bengal tiger went after her at a local wildlife park. Full Report

Mother bear attacks B.C. man in Vancouver suburb

August 8, 2011 - Vancouver, Canada - Animal had become increasingly bold, local official says Full Report

Brit, 17, killed in polar bear attack

August 6, 2011 - UPDATE - The Sun, UK - A British teenager savaged to death by a polar bear in Norway has been described by his family as "strong, fearless and kind." The Sun, UK

Terror of Polar Bear Attack on Students

August 6, 2011 - UPDATE by Daily Express, UK - An Eton schoolboy was mauled to death and four other Britons seriously injured yesterday by a polar bear. Horatio Chapple, 17, was killed after the animal charged into a tent where three students were sleeping on the remote Norwegian island of Spitsbergen in the Arctic Circle. Full report

As Humans Draw Nearer, Leopards Attack in India

August 5, 2011 - New York Times - Several rural villages in India have suffered leopard attacks in recent months, most recently on Saturday in the northeastern state of Assam. In July alone, nearly 16 people were mauled in four different attacks across the country. The most serious was in the eastern state of West Bengal, where a leopard wandered into a village and injured 11 people. Full report

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