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A woman was bitten twice by a rabid gray foxin New Jersey on Saturday afternoon, prompting herdaughterto use an ax and a shovel to try to kill the animal, according to Animal Control officials. The... woman, who lives on a farm in Blairstown, N.J., had gone outside to feed her cats when she was attacked,...
A golfer in Connecticutwas taken to the hospital on Thursday after enduring a bobcatattack on the course, officials said. The episode happened around 8:30 a.m. at the Mohegan Sun Golf Course in... Baltic, Conn., the state's Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP) said in a news release. "Another member of the golfer's team was...
There are now just three Yangtze giant softshell turtles believed to be remaining in the world.
Bird native to Australia and Papua New Guinea likely killed breeder with its long claws A cassowary - a large, flightless bird native to Australia and Papua New Guinea - has killed its Florida owner... when it attacked him after he fell. The fire rescue department in Alachua county told the Gainesville Sun newspaper the cassowary killed the man on Friday on his property near Gainesville, in the north of the state, likely using its long claws. The victim, whose name was not released, was apparently breeding the birds, state wildlife officials said.
Indonesian authorities take action to protect endangered species after reports dozens had been sold on Facebook Tourists will be banned from Komodo Island, the home of the ancient Komodo dragon, from... January 2020 to allow for conservation efforts, after a smuggling case involving the endangered animal. The island, in Maggarai Barat Indonesia, has been a major tourist destination, with many making the trip to see the lizard, which has a poisonous bite, can grow up to three metres long and weigh 50kg.
A government department had been using cats to research parasites that can cause kill humans.
Ground-breaking footage from cameras attached to great whites has surprised scientists studying the ocean predators.
There are about 300 white lions in the world -- many of them in captivity. A Crimean safari park has added a male and female to their number.
A Russian man could face up to five years in jail after allegedly trying to smuggle a drugged baby orangutan from Indonesia in a suitcase.
A dog’s bark might be worse than their bite if they live in Saddle River, New Jersey.
Vincent Browning and Shelly Lumpkinbrought Oliver, a Ankole-Watusi steer with long horns,to Petco, where employees "welcomed him with open arms."
LOS ANGELES -- Authorities say a bobcat that survived a Southern California wildfire has been hit and killed by a car. The Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area tweeted Monday that the adult... male bobcat known as B-361 died last week. The animal was struck by a car in Calabasas, about 30 miles west of...
The koala tried to escape Australia heat by enjoying this man's air conditioner
A German man tried smuggling threeMoroccan tortoisesthroughSchnefeld Airport inBerlin by telling custom officers they were "chocolates."
The attack reportedly took place about 6:40 p.m. Saturday at the Wildlife World Zoo in Litchfield Park, Arizona.
"The confiscated turtles (Star Tortoise, Redfoot Tortoise, Sulcata Tortoise, Red-eared Slider live species) were found inside the left-behind luggage."
Santa Anita Park reopened Thursday after closing for soil testing.
Authorities now say the mountain lion strangled by a jogger when it attacked him last month was an orphaned cougar cub.
The seven-foot (2.1m) hoodwinker sunfish washes up in Santa Barbara, baffling scientists.
A sneaky spotted python makes its way from Queensland to Glasgow in the suitcase of a Scottish tourist, who at first glimpse thought it was a practical joke.
A Fernandina Giant Tortoise has not been seen in more than 110 years
A dog who went missing amid the devastating Northern California wildfire was reunited with his family this week — more than 100 days after the blaze. “He’s a true survivor,” Gabriel Ballejos... told KXTV about his pup, Kingston. “And it’s a testament to the American spirit.” The 12-year-old Akita jumped out of the family’s truck...
A suburb in New Zealand's largest city is in a fruit and vegetable lockdown after a single male Queensland fruit fly was found in a trap.
Police said anonymous tipsters went to a vacant house in Houston to smoke marijuana when they found a tiger inside.
'There's never been such a mass invasion of polar bears'