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Man jumps into tiger den at Bronx Zoo is mauled loses foot

  Man Mauled At Zoo 'Wanted To Be One' With Tiger   EnlargeJim Fitzgerald/APThe ticket booths are empty and the gates are chained shut at an entrance to the Bronx Zoo in New York, on Sept. 21. Zoo officials say a visitor who leaped into an exhibit and was mauled by a tiger was alone with the 400-pound beast for about 10 minutes before being rescued. September 22, 2012 A man who was mauled by a tiger at the Bronx Zoo is facing arrest after telling investigators he wanted "to be one" with the 400-pound Read More

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Mating lion attacks Maldhari

AHMEDABAD: After killing a cub, it was the turn of a Maldhari to fall prey to a mating pair in Dhari region in Gir east.   On Monday, Maya Natha, a Maldhari was taking his cattles for grazing when he was attacked by a mating lion. The Maldhari has been admitted to the hospital.   Officials said that Natha along with his brother was heading with his herd of buffaloswhen accidentally he went close to a mating pair. The lion, sensing trouble, immediately pounced on the Maya Natha and injured him. The irritated lion then left Read More

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Even a housecat can do damage

The horrifying injuries inflicted woman by cat   Injured: Nora Scott, 80, pictured after being mauled by a household cat Bruised and bloodied, this vulnerable pensioner looks as though she has been the victim of a savage mugging. In fact Nora Scott's injuries were inflicted by an ordinary household cat. The 80-year-old is now callingforlaws to protect people from dangerous cats after being mauled by a neighbour's pet while she tended her garden at her home in Staffordshire. Mrs Scott was leftwith two black eyes and painful scratches Read More

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Taman Safari worker mauled to death by tiger

A janitor at the Taman Safari Indonesia zoo in Cisarua, Bogor, West Java, identified as Junaedi, 32, was mauled to death by a tiger on Friday.   According to Cisarua criminal investigations division chief Adj. Comr. Iwan Wahyudin, Junaedi was busy trimming grass in the Sumatran tiger compound when the incident occurred. Junaedi was not aware that the adult Sumatran tiger was stalking him.   The tiger suddenly attacked Junaedi, who died instantly at the scene with wounds to his head, hands and legs.   “We have taken Read More

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Couple mauled by leopard Adiyal Mendha jungle

Chandrapur: A leopard mauled a couple in Adiyal (Mendha) jungle under Forest Development Corporation of Maharashtra (FDCM) in Nagbhid tehsil on Tuesday afternoon. Victim Waman Ade (55) and his wife Sheela (45) from village Kitali (Mendha) were out in the jungle collecting tendu leaves when they were attacked.   Sources said that the leopard first attacked Sheela and injured her seriously. As she escaped from the beast, it turned upon her husband Waman, who was in the vicinity. However, by that time fellow tendu leaf collectors had arrived Read More