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Animal Attacks

Atlanta Woman Attacked By Neighbor's Pet Lynx

AP | Posted 12.02.2014 | Weird News

ATLANTA (AP) — A pet Siberian lynx attacked a woman who was feeding it in an affluent Atlanta neighborhood Tuesday, landing her in the hospital with...

Brave 12-Year-Old Boy Fights Off Alligator, Comes Out On Top

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.15.2014 | Good News

Matthew Kelly isn't just a hero -- he's one lucky boy. The 12-year-old Louisiana native is one of the very few kids who can say he was attacked by ...

2 Moray Eels Battle To The Death, And It's Hard To Look Away

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 08.15.2014 | Green

The battles of the sea can be some of the most dramatic, and this fight between two moray eels is no exception. In this clip from National Geograph...

Kayaker Says He Was Attacked By Beaver

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.18.2014 | Weird News

All Michael Cavanaugh wanted to do was spend a nice day kayaking on a creek in upstate New York. But his day was ruined when an angry beaver attack...

When Goats Attack!

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.30.2014 | Green

Call it "Goatz n the Hood." Or in this case, "Goatz on the Hood," as two of the animals recently got loose in Richmond, Maine and did what goats do. ...

WATCH: Leopard Leaps Through Roof, Attacks Villagers In India

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.22.2014 | Green

Citizens of Ballarpur, a city of close to 90,000 people in central India, were caught off guard Monday when a leopard that had sneaked into a livestoc...

Your Couch Is Far More Dangerous Than You Think

Ben Klasky | Posted 06.17.2014 | Parents
Ben Klasky

Why are we so afraid to let our kids play outside, when we know that such activity is vital for their physical and mental health? Our fears are so extreme that in a few cases, parents have been arrested for allowing their children to play outside unattended. My mother would have been sent to jail on an almost daily basis.

LOOK: Lioness Has Incredible Encounter With Baby Baboon

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 04.11.2014 | Green

We all know nature is a brutal place. But sometimes, you never know what's going on behind the eyes of some of the world's biggest carnivores. Dur...

WATCH: This Is What It's Like To Fend Off A Shark Attack

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.24.2014 | Weird News

Ever wonder what it would be like to fend off a shark? Wonder no more. Diver Jason Dimitri captured this frightful encounter with a Caribbean reef...

2-Year-Old Uses FaceTime To Save Mom

Posted 03.10.2014 | Parents

A 2-year-old boy used his tech know-how to help his mother after she was attacked by a dog. Laura Toone told KGUN-9 News in Tucson that a foster d...

Lucky To Be Alive: Homeless Man Survives Mountain Lion Attack

AP | Posted 04.04.2014 | Green

PERRIS, Calif. (AP) — A homeless man was repeatedly bitten and clawed by a mountain lion at a Southern California encampment, but was expected to su...

WATCH: Cat Viciously Attacks Woman

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Weird News

Me-OW! Video has surfaced online of a woman being viciously attacked by a cat. The captured on camera moment was submitted by a viewer of WJBK ...

WATCH: Elk Tries To Tangle Horns With Photographer

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.18.2013 | Green

Forget camera shy -- this elk is camera aggressive! Photographer Vince Camiolo shot this incredible footage at sunrise in the Cataloochee Valley o...

Man Partially Blinded By Pet Deer; Faces Charges

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Wildlife officials say an Alabama man has been charged with illegally keeping seven deer as pets, i...

Unbelievable Eagle Attack Caught On Camera

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.25.2013 | Green

Researchers in Russia were stunned when a camera trap set up to capture images of Siberian tigers wound up capturing the rare and astonishing moment a...

Girl, 12, Attacked By Bear

AP | JOHN FLESHER | Posted 08.16.2013 | Crime

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- As 12-year-old Abby Wetherell headed toward home from an evening jog on her grandfather's woodsy property in northern Michigan...

Dog Eats Paralyzed Man's Testicle

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.31.2013 | Weird News

A dog is supposed to be man's best friend, but you wouldn't wish this pooch on your worst enemy. The dog's owner, a paralyzed man in Trumann, Ark.,...

WATCH: Squirrel Goes Nuts On Snake In Backyard Brawl

Posted 06.26.2013 | Weird News

We thought we were going to have to watch the life squeezed out of a squirrel this morning when we checked out this YouTube video. Oh, how wrong we...

Indiana Woman Injured In Tiger Attack

AP | Posted 06.21.2013 | Crime

CENTER POINT, Ind. -- A worker cleaning a cage at an exotic cat refuge in western Indiana was critically injured Friday when she was attacked by a tig...

Man Mauled To Death By Bear In Alaska

AP | MARK THIESSEN | Posted 08.07.2013 | Crime

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- A 64-year-old Fairbanks man was mauled to death by a bear at a remote lake in Alaska's interior, authorities said Friday. The ma...

80-year-old Amputee Dies After Dog Attack

AP | Posted 05.15.2013 | Crime

HARLEYVILLE, S.C. -- An 80-year-old South Carolina double-amputee has died from his injuries after he was dragged from his wheelchair and attacked by ...

Attacked By Alligator While Fleeing Cops

AP | Posted 05.09.2013 | Weird News

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Authorities say a Florida man ran from the law and into an alligator's jaws. The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office says 20-year...

Something Tried to Eat the Car

Sharon Hill | Posted 06.10.2013 | Weird News
Sharon Hill

Imagine how you would react to this incident: One day you walk outside to your car parked next to your house. You are shocked to discover that the front fender and bumper have been mangled and punctured during the night by... something

WATCH: Tourist Gets Too Close To Sunbathing Croc

Posted 12.19.2012 | Green

A tourist swimming in a river in an Australian national park got a real shock earlier this month when he got a little too close for the comfort of a c...

Tom Zeller Jr.

Cougars: Wild Kingdom | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 11.25.2012 | Green

It's a muggy, buggy, August evening and we've pitched our tents along the edge of Cherry Brook in North Canton, Connecticut. Bo Ottmann, a 41-ye...