MOSES LAKE, Wash. (AP) — A man was killed and his wife seriously injured when they were attacked by their dog in their Moses Lake home.
Grant County Sheriff's Office spokesman Kyle Foreman...
A new animal attack response team will rescue people attacked by grizzly bears in the northwestern Wyoming backcountry.
The Teton County Sheriff's Office, Teton County Search and Rescue,...
A surfer was killed in a shark attack off a Northern California beach, state park officials said Saturday.
APTOS, Calif. (AP) — A surfer was killed in a shark attack off a Northern California beach, state park officials said Saturday.
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Deputies in South Carolina shot and killed an alligator that fatally attacked a woman on Friday, authorities said.
HINDMAN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky teen appears to have died from an animal attack, police said.
The body of the 13-year-old boy was found Tuesday on a mountainside behind a residence in rural...
FRANKLIN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man is recovering after he was attacked by a rabid bobcat that was hiding under his home's front porch.
Alex Fink tells KDKA-TV he was reaching into the...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A state report says that safety doors in a Sumatran tiger's enclosure at a Kansas zoo were left unlocked before the animal attacked and injured a veteran zookeeper.
PANTEGO, N.C. (AP) — School officials say a 77-year-old North Carolina high school teacher died from injuries suffered in an animal attack. But authorities say they can't tell exactly which...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Records released this week show that an Oregon woman likely killed in a cougar attack near Mount Hood suffered a broken neck and had over a dozen puncture wounds to the nape of her neck.
Those injuries and others on Diana Bober's hands "appeared to be consistent with an animal attack," staff in the Clackamas County medical examiner's office determined, according to a state police report.
BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — Police in a Maine city are warning the public to exercise caution in the wake of rabid animal attacks.
The Brunswick Police Department says there have been at least two rabid animal attacks this week, including one in which a woman was bit on the leg by a fox while getting her newspaper. She was treated at a local hospital.
HARTWELL, Ga. (AP) — A 46-year-old woman strangled a rabid bobcat after the animal attacked her in her front yard in northeast Georgia.
The Athens-Banner Herald reports DeDe Phillips of Hart County went outside on June 7 to take a picture when the bobcat lunged at her. She then grabbed the cat by its throat and didn't let go.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — A bison has gored a woman for the third animal attack in Yellowstone National Park this week.
Yellowstone officials say a crowd got too close to the bison Wednesday in the Lower Geyser Basin.
The bison charged the crowd, goring 59-year-old Kim Hancock of Santa Rosa, California. Hancock was taken to a hospital with a hip injury and was in good condition.
THORNWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — An off-duty police officer jumped on a coyote and throttled it as the animal attacked a girl on a suburban New York playground, leaving the child with an arm bite that required a rabies shot, stiches and antibiotics.
The girl's mother, Kasey King-Petrellese, told WNBC that the coyote appeared out of nowhere and bolted "like a cheetah" toward 5-year-old Natalia and her 3-year-old brother in Thornwood on Sunday.
BROOKVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities are on the hunt for a possibly rabid coyote that mauled a Pennsylvania woman, leaving her badly wounded and "drenched in blood."
NEW DELHI (AP) — The annual tradition of flying kites over the Indian capital on Independence Day takes a painful toll on birds that fall victim to their razor-sharp strings.
Workers at the Charity Birds Hospital see it happen every year — mostly to pigeons but also to crows, eagles and parrots. The wounded populate cages lining the halls of the clinic's emergency ward.
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A traditional water buffalo fight in northern Vietnam was suspended after an animal attacked and killed its owner, in the first human fatality since the sport resumed after the Vietnam War.
The buffalo was killed and samples were taken to determine whether the animal had been given a stimulant to make it more aggressive, said Do Van Viet, a local official in the resort town of Do Son where the fight took place.
SUNAPEE, N.H. (AP) — An 80-year-old New Hampshire woman fought off a rabid bobcat with the help of her two dogs and her gardening sickle.
Elsie Dabrowski says she was gardening Sunday at her Sunapee home when the animal attacked , biting her face, arm and back. She says her only thoughts at the moment were "why is this stupid cat attacking me?"
PETERSHAM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman whose horse was injured in June says DNA testing has confirmed that a mountain lion visited her property.
The cats are rare in Massachusetts. The state has confirmed just two reports in the past 20 years.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Relatives are mourning a 2-year-old girl who was killed in a Topeka animal attack.
The Topeka Capital-Journal (http://bit.ly/2dttHtp ) reports that about 40 friends and family members gathered Tuesday to remember 2-year-old Piper Dunbar. She was found dead Saturday in a yard. Investigators believe two pit bulls attacked her.