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The Humane Society of the United States: It's Not About Puppies & Kittens

The name makes it sound like this organization cares about animals—particularly unwanted pets—but its actions are dangerous to hunters, and consumers everywhere.

March 22, 2014

Impala Leaps into Car, Escapes Cheetahs

Recent video shows an impala using the surrounding environment to escape a pair of cheetahs earlier this week—if you consider the backseat of a nearby car to be the "environment."

July 11, 2013

Supreme Justice Elena Kagan Hunts Big Game With Antonin Scalia

Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, known for her more liberal ideologies, revealed that she has hunted birds and big game—more than once.

July 02, 2013

Goat Man Caption Contest

Submit a caption for the "Goat Man" picture and you could win a copy of Jackson Landers' new book, "Eating Aliens."

October 17, 2012

First Fatal Bear Attack in Yellowstone Since 1986

A male hiker was fatally attacked by a grizzly bear in Yellowstone, marking the first bear-caused human death in the park since 1986.

July 07, 2011

Colorado Officials in Standoff with Bear

A four-hour standoff between Colorado wildlife officials and a 200-bound bear in a tree resulted in a then-unconscious bear stuck in a tree.

June 07, 2011

Stolen Gun Returned 30 Years Later

A Michigan man got his prized pistol back after it was stolen 30 years ago.

May 24, 2011

Man Saves Dog from Alligator Attack

A Florida man sprang into action when his dog was attacked by a 6-foot alligator, prying the dog from the gator's mouth.

May 24, 2011

Beaver Terrorizes Canadian Town

An angry beaver has been terrorizing a Canadian town by weaving in between local houses, racing across golf courses and holding up traffic on busy roads.

May 24, 2011

Bear Removed from Montana Airport

When a black bear was discovered outside of a Montana airport, authorities tranquilized it and removed it.

May 24, 2011

Bear that Attacked Hikers Won't Be Harmed

A bear that attacked two hikers in the Gallatin National Forest last Friday will not be relocated or killed as a result of the attack.

May 17, 2011

Victim's Brother Recounts Bear Attack

A 54-year-old Alaska man was mauled by a grizzly while bear hunting and is now in a medically induced coma in a Seattle hospital.

May 17, 2011

Oneida 1880s Bear Trap Bought for $3,491

An Oneida Newhouse No. 6 bear trap circa the 1880s made headlines when it was bid on and purchased for $3,491 in an online antique auction.

May 03, 2011

Alligator Charges, Bites Patrol Car

As police waited for a trapper to arrive on the scene, a Florida alligator charged a patrol car and bit down on the front bumper.

May 03, 2011