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Animal Attacks

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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

BREAKING: Man Jumps In Tiger Den At Bronx Zoo, In Critical Condition

Posted 09.22.2012 | New York

A man who jumped into a tiger cage Friday at the Bronx Zoo is in critical condition after losing his foot, NBC New York reports. The man, reported...

Black Bear Jumped On Tent, Mauled Man In Montana

AP | Posted 11.17.2012 | Green

HELENA, Mont. -- A man who was mauled by a black bear in Montana told state wildlife officials that the bear jumped on his tent, tore through the fabr...

Two Men Arrested For Setting Pit Bull On Teen -- Including Victim's Dad

AP | Posted 11.05.2012 | Crime

FOND DU LAC, Wis. — A Wisconsin homeowner who accused an 18-year-old man of theft tied the teen's ankles together, hung him upside-down from por...

WATCH: Animals Attack Reporters On Live TV

Oliver Noble | Posted 08.15.2012 | Green

The video above has cats, bears, ostriches, lizards, chickens, flies and elephants… And they’re all attacking local news reporters! Still not sold...

Chimps Bite, Drag Man At Sanctuary In South Africa

AP | DONNA BRYSON | Posted 08.29.2012 | Green

JOHANNESBURG — Chimpanzees at a sanctuary founded by famed primatologist Jane Goodall pulled a Texas graduate student into their fenced-off encl...

MASHUP: 16 Classic Animal Attack Movies

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 07.03.2012 | Green

Hollywood has played on our fears of wild animals in countless ways since the birth of the motion picture. We compiled a mashup of the most bruta...

Labor Department Fires Warning Shot At Animal Entertainment Industry

David Kirby | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics
David Kirby

OSHA's obligation is to protect all employees against any unnecessary risks. And if that means putting a physical barrier between human workers and potentially lethal animals, the Feds are saying so be it.

Man Stomps On Hawk In Front Of Cops

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.02.2012 | Crime

Cops in Springfield, Mass., claim they watched a man surprise-attack a hawk on Tuesday, stomping the bird with his boot and continuing his assault wit...

HORROR: Newborn Baby Killed, Dismembered By Family Dog

AP | BRUCE SMITH | Posted 04.20.2012 | Crime

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. -- A 2-month-old child was killed and dismembered by a dog in his family's South Carolina home Friday as his father slept, authoriti...

HILARIOUS: 'Godzilla' The Aggressive Turkey Drops Hot New Rap Video

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.01.2012 | Weird News

Detroit's come out with a turkey rap so fresh, you won't be able to stomach it. Godzilla, the turkey known for stalking and attacking a Michigan wo...

Study: Guns Aren't The Best Way To Stop Bear Attacks

AP | Posted 05.26.2012 | Green

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A bear expert says a study has found that people using bear spray during grizzly bear encounters are injured far less often t...

WATCH: 'Godzilla' Turkey Stalks, Assaults Woman Daily

AP | Posted 05.05.2012 | Weird News

COMMERCE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — An Oakland County woman says she's become a prisoner on her own property, stalked and harassed by a 25-pound turkey. ...

WATCH: Shark Attack Victim Describes Punching Animal To Escape

Posted 01.20.2012 | Green

An Australian man is recovering after becoming the country's third shark attack victim this month. David Pickering, 26, was leading a group of snor...

GRAPHIC PHOTOS: Leopard Mauls Residents In India

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.07.2012 | Green

WARNING: The following article contains graphic content and photos. A wild leopard snuck into a house in the northeastern Indian city of Guwahati ...

7-Year-Old Girl Survives Holiday Kangaroo Attack

Posted 01.03.2012 | Green

A seven-year-old Australian girl is recovering after a kangaroo attack on New Year's Day left her with scratches and bruises across her face and back....

Borneo Pygmy Elephant Fatally Gores Australian Tourist

AP | Posted 02.07.2012 | Green

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- A pygmy elephant fatally gored an Australian tourist in a remote Malaysian wildlife reserve on Borneo island, an offici...

South African Man Mauled To Death By Pet Hippo

Posted 11.15.2011 | Green

A farmer was mauled to death by his pet hippo in central South Africa last weekend. Marius Els, 40, was bitten and dragged into water by the hippo kno...

WATCH: Elephant Gets Bitten By Crocodile, Uses Trunk To Shake Off Clinging Predator

Posted 12.19.2011 | Green

This certainly isn't something you'd expect to occur when you go for a drink of water. This video from The Telegraph shows what happens when you t...

Monkey Attacks Eight-Year-Old Girl Outside Walmart

Posted 10.18.2011 | Green

In the video below, KY3 News explains that there was some serious monkey business in Springfield, Missouri recently. Charlie, a macaque monkey, left T...

Watch: How to Avoid Being Eaten By a Lion

Posted 09.20.2011 | Home

A new study says that if you want to avoid being eaten by a lion - pay attention to the moon. Researchers discovered that a significant number of ...

Airlines' Newest Threat: Scorpion Attacks

AP | NIGEL DUARA | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

PORTLAND, Ore. — All Jeff Ellis could do was wait as he sat terrified 30,000 feet in the air staring at the wriggling scorpion that stung him on...

Woman Attacked By Crazed Rooster

Patch.com | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

When roosters attack, things can get pretty ugly. And that's exactly what happened on Skibo Road May 12, Lower Saucon Township police reported in a re...