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Why Are Owls Attacking People in Missouri?
Animals  (tags: owls, aggresion, Missouri, attacks, humans, wildlife, habitat, interesting facts )

- 2011 days ago -
Strange days in Missouri. Why strange? KY3 News has been receiving multiple reports that people in southeast Springfield have been "attacked" by owls, plural, or perhaps just one particularly aggressive owl.
Baghdad Kills 58,000 Stray Dogs in 3-Month Span
Animals  (tags: Baghdad, dogs, strays, killing, veterinarians, police, attacks, residents, government, "population control" )

- 3291 days ago -
Teams of veterinarians and police shooters have killed some 58,000 stray dogs in and around the Iraqi capital over the past three months as part of a campaign to curb an increasing number of strays blamed for attacks on residents.
Girl, 2, Has Her Jaw Ripped Off in Horrific Attack By Family Dog
Animals  (tags: Family Dog, attacks, toddler, hospitalized )

- 3401 days ago -
A toddler is being treated in hospital for horrific facial injuries after she was attacked by the family dog. The two-year-old girl is understood to have lost her jaw and some facial tissue in the horror attack.
The Weight of Tradition
Animals  (tags: captive elephants, abused, mistreated, breakdowns, revenge, attacks, wild animals, freedom )

- 3405 days ago -
As the drumbeats reach a crescendo in temples across Kerala, with the festive season coming into its own, tragic tales of elephants goring their mahouts to death are casting a shadow on the revelries. There have always been stray incidents of the odd
Leopard Attacks on Humans on Rise in Himachal
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, leopards, attacks, humans, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3424 days ago -
Leopard attacks on humans are on the rise in several districts of Himachal Pradesh due to the depleting forest cover and shortage of prey in the wild which force the animals to stray from the jungles.
Leopard Attacks Villagers, a Day After a Tiger Mauled a Woman in India
Animals  (tags: leopard, tigers, humans, invasion, homes, habitat, attacks, villagers, hungry )

- 3430 days ago -
A leopard strayed out of a reserved jungle sanctuary and injured several villagers in the Balasore district of the eastern Indian state of Orissa, media reports said Tuesday in increasing incidents of man-animal conflict due to shrinking space for
Philadelphia Woman Killed in Pit Bull Attack
Animals  (tags: Pit Bulls, attacks, woman dies, 2 dogs killed )

- 3430 days ago -
Philadelphia Police are investigating the death of a woman who was apparently killed by pit bulls just after 7am. Philadelphia police, fire fighters and paramedics responded to a call of a woman screaming in a home in the 1400 block of East Oxford Avenue
Chimpanzee Attacks Volunteer at Palm Harbor Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: chimpanzee, attacks, woman injured, chased her )

- 3440 days ago -
Palm Harbor, Florida - The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office says a female volunteer at an animal sanctuary has been attacked by a chimpanzee
Woman Allegedly Mauled to Death By Family Dog
Animals  (tags: rottweiler, attacks, owner, kills, woman, pet )

- 3444 days ago -
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS -- Police are investigating the death of a woman who was allegedly mauled by her family dog early Sunday morning.
Killer Sharks to Be Shot, Slaughtered - Western Australia
Animals  (tags: australai, wa, western australia, sharks, attacks, swimmers, beach )

- 3474 days ago -
ROGUE sharks that attack beachgoers this summer will be hunted down, shot in the head and sawed apart until their spines are severed. The Sunday Times can today reveal the graphic methods put in place by the WA Government's Shark Hazard Committee for deal
Aussies to Sever Spines of Killer Sharks
Animals  (tags: Great white Sharks, humans, attacks, slaughter )

- 3474 days ago -
The Perth Sunday Times) - Rogue sharks that attack beachgoers in Western Australia this year will be hunted down, shot in the head and sawed apart until their spines are severed.
Coyotes Attack and Kill: Should You Worry?
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, coyotes, attacks, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3545 days ago -
While biologists say such attacks are extremely rare, the incident points to another phenomenon: the recent, rapid proliferation of the dog-like predators in cities as well as expanses of wilderness.
Rescued Dog Mauls Retired Police Officer in Minn.
Animals  (tags: bulldog, attacks, rescuers, sadness )

- 3546 days ago -
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A Minnesota man who rescued a bulldog from a shelter is in the hospital after the dog attacked him, severing an ear and tearing away the skin from most of his face
Golfer Loses Arm in Alligator Attack as He Reaches for Ball on SC Course
Animals  (tags: alligator, attacks, man arrested, loss arm )

- 3566 days ago -
BEAUFORT, S.C. - Officials say an alligator bit off part of a golfer's arm as he leaned over to pick up his ball at a private South Carolina course
Bear Attacks: How to Avoid Them, How to Survive Them
Animals  (tags: bears, wild animals, conflicts, humans, invading bears homes, habitat, attacks, protection )

- 3605 days ago -
When Lou Downard and family stopped for the night at Desolation Canyon along the Green River, they weren't expecting a bear attack. Nevertheless, as has been reported widely in the news, about 12:30 a.m. last Friday,

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