Video: The Little Elk That Could

April 09, 2014

Elk can thrive in some of the roughest back country habitats our country offers—so one getting defeated by a relatively small fence would have to represent the height of embarrassment.

Goose, Turkey Smash Vehicle Windows

April 04, 2014

Wilder World Outdoors has mentioned before how deer have a penchant for shattering windows, but recent reports have shown that their fowl friends aren't particularly keen on clear glass, either.

California Officials Kill Aggressive Mountain Lion

April 02, 2014

California's something of a hotbed for mountain lion sightings. If you recall, a few weeks ago, I shared the video of a cougar taking an early morning stroll through the Hollywood Hills suburbs. Earlier this week, a family a run-in of their own with one of the big cats in nearby Orange County—and the result was substantially scarier.

American Chemical Society: Science of Deer Hunting Can Help Patients With Diabetes

March 21, 2014

Scientists at a meeting of the American Chemical Society presented evidence that the science behind suppressing a hunter's body odor in the field could help researchers develop a life-saving device for diabetes patients.

Bears Destroy Mock Campsite, Lone Cooler Survives

March 19, 2014

ZooMontana decided to give patrons a first-hand look at the destructive power of grizzlies in the most realistic way possible: putting the bears in a mock campsite.

Mountain Lion Goes for Stroll in Hollywood Hills

March 14, 2014

Security cameras have captured footage of a mountain lion out for a just-before-dawn stroll through a residential area in Hollywood Hills, Calif.

Bear Climbs Tree, Walks Tightrope for Meal

March 12, 2014

What happens when a black bear finds a healthy supply of beaver meat suspended between two trees? Video evidence supplies the answer.

Michigan Men Arrested for Buying Black Bear Parts

March 09, 2014

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is reporting that two men have been arrested for "commercializing black bear parts."

Don't Get Hit in the Head by a Snow Goose

March 06, 2014

Sometimes surprises quite literally fall from the sky. This was one of those times.

Moose Allegedly Attack Snowmobiler, Researcher

February 26, 2014

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.