Archive for animal attacks

Bear Goes on Rampage in Washington

According to a report from a Fox affiliate out of Fall City, Wash., a bear tore apart three hen houses and a goat cage on a local farm, before setting its sights on one of the property owners.

July 22, 2014

Owl Attacks Rabbit Trapper's Face

Kevin O'Neil of Nova Scotia can confirm that owl's do, in fact, have large talons.

February 28, 2014

Moose Allegedly Attack Snowmobiler, Researcher

It's not uncommon for moose to be a little more ill-tempered than the other members of the deer family, and a number of recent incidents—two from Colorado, another from Maine—have placed the big-game animal firmly in the news this week.

February 26, 2014

Goodbye, 2013

A quick recap of some of the strangest stories covered by the "Wilder World Outdoors" this past year.

December 31, 2013

Arizona Woman and Dog Attacked by Javelina

An Arizona woman and her dog were attacked by a javelina last week.

December 11, 2013

This Elk is Ready for His Close-Up

A photographer recently had a close-encounter with a young elk in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and brought back video of the incident.

November 15, 2013

Beaver Attacks, Kills Man


April 12, 2013

Wounded Bear Attacks Hunter

After an Illinois man shot a bear while hunting with friends, the bear charged and attacked him.

September 12, 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

Cincinnati Lieutenant Attacked by Canada Goose

A Cincinnati police lieutenant was riding his bike through a shopping center on Friday when he was suddenly attacked by a Canada goose.

April 11, 2011

Raccoon Invades Florida Home

Orange County, Florida firefighters were called to the scene when a raccoon entered an Orlando home and refused to leave.

January 10, 2011

Raccoons Enter Home, Attack Dogs

In the latest of seven home attacks since June, several raccoons broke into an Alameda, California home and attacked the two family dogs.

December 17, 2010

Bear Attacks Hunter in Tree Stand

A Pennsylvania archery hunter was attacked by a bear while hunting from his tree stand and fell 15 feet to the ground.

October 22, 2010

B.C. Logger Knocks Out Charging Bear

A British Columbia logger reportedly saved himself from harm last month when he hit a charging bear with a rock.

September 09, 2010