Cause and Effect

Alligator

Alligator Attacks Increasing (Don't Pick One Up)

After Fatal Alligator Attacks, High Alert and Lowered Eyes

National Briefing South: Florida: Alligator Kills Boy In River

Later, Gator!

GNAWED, BUT BETTER OFF THAN THE GATOR; A Pasco man recovers from an alligator attack. The gator gets a death sentence

Bears

Alaska: Bear Attacks Teenage Hikers
When Bears Attack

Bear Attack Raises Questions

Wildlife Biologist Cites Reasons Behind Bear Attacks

Cougar

Cougars Come to Town

Cougar Attack: Study Disputes Traditional Thinking

Too Often, Cougars and People Clash

Cougar Attack!

Deer

More Facts (About Deer Overpopulation)

WHITE-TAILED DEER: THE PHANTOM MENACE

Eating Themselves out of House and Home

AFTER THE BITE (Lyme Disease and Deer Ticks)

Lyme Disease

Dog

National Briefing South: Louisiana: Authorities Kill Pit Bulls

About New York; Through Rain, Sleet and Bites From Dogs

SCAPEGOATS AND UNDERDOGS

Officer Kills Pit Bull After Two Attacks

No Rules Broken in Shooting of Attacking Pit Bull in Bronx, Police Say

Rabies

When Dogs Bite

Scorpion

Scorpion

Scorpion Venom Neutralized

Taking the Sting Out of Scorpion Venom

Scorpions: Friend or Foe? Do Scorpions Deserve Their Bad Reputation? One Scientist Finds Out

It's Only Pain


Shark

Threats to (and From) Sharks

Sharks

Shark attack!

Four fatal shark attacks in the first four months of this year has led shark experts to look for the cause of the sudden surge

Shark Alert

Get Out of The Water!

Too few jaws: shark declines let rays overgraze scallops

Snake

New Mexican Ridgenose Rattlesnake (Crotalus willardi)

Save the Snakes!

Southern Californians See A Rise in Venomous Snakes

Snakes

Spider

BUG OF THE MONTH

20 Things You Didn't Know About Spiders
Spider Bite Can Cause Anemia

Brown Recluse Spider Makes Presence Known

Not-so-great hunter: said the spider to the fly: eek! I'm outta here

Brown Recluse Spider


Wasp

Eliminating Wasps and Their Nests

Wasps

Stinging Insect Allergy

Good Bugs Gone Bad


Wild Hog

Pygmy Hog (Sus salvanius)

Sus salvanius (Pygmy hog)

**Wild** Boars Becoming More of a Problem in Canada As They Live up to Their Name

Kill Boars for Cash: Alberta puts a Bounty on its Wild, Furry


Wolf

Red wolf (Canis rufus)

Maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus)

Gray Wolf (Canis lupus)

Lock and load; Wolves in the Rockies

Cry, Wolf: how a campaign of fear and intimidation led to the gray wolf's removal from the endangered species list