Serious dog attacks occur every day. I usually don’t report them here because they’re so common they’re hardly news. I’ll make an exception this week because of a couple of especially gruesome cases.A three-year-old boy died in
A grizzly bear attacked a woman in Cooper Landing,
One more bear item: In
Newsflavor has a sampler of captive animals—performers, pets, zoo specimens—that have killed people.
Here’s more on the coyote-human conflicts in
A gray fox attacked two people in
Here’s a profile of shark expert Andy Dehart. If you can get past the hype for lame TV documentaries, you’ll find some interesting information here.
Here’s an interesting article on using forensic science in wildlife-related cases. It mentions last week’s bogus cougar attack story. Apparently, false reports of this kind are common.