Category Archives: ANIMAL ATTACK

Woman Saved From Shark – By Whale

Fox News reports a Cook Islands resident was pushed out of the way of a giant shark – by a whale. The Cook Islands are a new Zealand, northeast of North Island, and in a part of the Pacific noted … Continue reading

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Animal Attack! Raccoon Attacks 4 Month Old

In a report that requres a strong stomach, FOX News reports on a raccoon attack on a four month old infant. Urban wildlife has pretty much lost its fear of man, so I am surprised incidents like this are not … Continue reading

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Wolverine Rescue

I have never seen a live wolverine, but had always heard they were a “weasel on steroids,” utterly unafraid of anything, and always ready to take a few bits out of a new kill. It seems the traditional view of … Continue reading

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“Why Were Switchblade Knives Banned?”

Someone stopped by searching for “reason switchblades banned.” The switchblade, so called because you pressed the switch and the spring loaded blade popped open were popular because they allowed one handed use, instead of requiring both hands to open. Originally,, … Continue reading

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Michigan Woman Dies In Hippo Attack

FIX News reports on safari has been killed in a hippo attack. Africa hands say the most dangerous animal on the dark continent is the hippopotamus, and caution tourists to stay off their trails and keep your distance. Obviously, something … Continue reading

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How Fast Can A Snake Run?

Since snakes have no legs, they snakes cannot run, but judging from this lot of Australian snakes after a goanna,they an move those belly scales pretty darn fast: The goanna is called that because early Australian settlers compared them to … Continue reading

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Teen Awakened By Bear Teeth On His Skull

ABC News reports a teen camper was awakened by a crunching sound. The crunching was from the bears teeth, inside the bears mouth. Which is a heck of a way to be awakened. Anyhow, it goes in the book as … Continue reading

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Never Underestimate A Child: 11 YO Saves Fishing Party

The Juneau Empire reports 11 year old Elliot Clark saved a three person fishing party, and himself, from becoming Alaskan Brown Bear scat. Briefly quoting the Empire report linked above: Quick action from a Hoonah boy saved a fishing party … Continue reading

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Family Held Captive By “Bobcar”

An MSN report says a Washington Township, New Jersey family was trapped in their home by a bobcat that would not let them leave. Briefly quoting the MSN report linked above: Police in New Jersey say a bobcat cornered a … Continue reading

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Report: Man Critical After Sticking Out His Tongue

WPEWC reports a man stuck out his tongue at a rattlesnake and was bitten. Briefly quoting the WPEC report linked above: A Putnam County man was airlifted to a Jacksonville hospital Tuesday after he was bitten on the tongue by … Continue reading

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