Archive for animal attack

Woman Mauled by Feral Cats

A pack of feral cats attacked a woman in France—and managed to pierce an artery in doing so.

August 09, 2013

Massachusetts Family Attacked by Rabid Bobcat

Wild animal attacks of varying degrees occasionally happen—when we venture out into nature, we put ourselves at the mercy of it. But it's not often you hear about someone being attacked within the usually friendly confines of their own garage.

January 10, 2013

Duck Hunters Attacked by Brown Bear

Next time you're duck hunting and come up empty, just remind yourself that life could be worse—at least you weren't attacked by a brown bear. This post to Stripers Online documents one of the wildest encounters between hunter and bear that I've read in a long time. Here's an excerpt along with a few of the accompanying photos:

October 14, 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

Experienced Hiker Killed by Goat

While hiking in Olympic National Forest, an experienced hiker and well-known doctor was attacked and killed by a mountain goat.

October 18, 2010