Cougar jumps on bus

Incident date: 
Fre, 01/26/2001
Date reported: 
Fre, 01/26/2001
Date Published: 
Fre, 01/26/2001 (All day)
City: 
Las Vegas
Zustand: 
Nevada
Kategorie: 
Escape
Name: 
Cougar jumps on bus
Headline: 
Cougar jumps on bus
Zusammenfassung: 

A pet cougar escaped from her pen and jumped on a school bus. The bus driver, the only person on the bus, escaped uninjured and called animal control to capture the cougar. 

Publication: 
KVBC

Nye sued over tiger bite

Incident date: 
Fre, 02/08/2002
Date reported: 
Fre, 02/08/2002
Date Published: 
Fre, 02/08/2002 (All day)
City: 
Pahrump
Zustand: 
Nevada
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Nye sued over tiger bite
Headline: 
Nye sued over tiger bite
Zusammenfassung: 

A man was mauled by a tiger during feeding time at a private residence on November 2nd. The victim's medical bills exceeded $160,000. The same tiger bit someone else in an earlier and separate incident.

Publication: 
Pahrump Valley Times
Autor: 
Doug McMurdo

Robber leaves 'pet'

Incident date: 
Don, 12/21/2000
Date reported: 
Don, 12/21/2000
Date Published: 
Don, 12/21/2000 (All day)
City: 
Omaha
Zustand: 
Missouri
Name: 
Robber leaves 'pet'
Headline: 
Robber leaves 'pet'
Zusammenfassung: 

In Omaha, Nebraska, a landlord entered a rental home after tenants had vacated the unit. Upon entering, a mountain lion cub pounced him. The landlord escaped uninjured and he contacted authorities for assistance in finding the cub a new home. 

Publication: 
Tulsa World

Omaha Wowed

Incident date: 
Mon, 05/21/2001
Date reported: 
Mon, 05/21/2001
Date Published: 
Mon, 05/21/2001 (All day)
City: 
Omaha
Zustand: 
Missouri
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Omaha Wowed
Headline: 
Omaha Wowed
Zusammenfassung: 

An animal handler at Tangier Shrine Circus was clawed by a tiger during a performance. The handler received stitches for his injuries.

Publication: 
Circus Report

Pet lion attacks 5-year-old boy

Incident date: 
Sam, 12/04/1999
Date reported: 
Sam, 12/04/1999
Date Published: 
Sam, 12/04/1999 (All day)
City: 
Williamsville
Zustand: 
Missouri
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Pet lion attacks 5-year-old boy
Headline: 
Pet lion attacks 5-year-old boy
Zusammenfassung: 

A pet tiger, chained in a yard, mauled a 5-year-old boy. The boy suffered puncture wounds to his throat and head. The lion was killed.

Publication: 
Associated Press

Lion on the loose in Morgan - Big cat escapes from troubled wildlife facility near lake; school alerts parents on bus route, cops search woods

Incident date: 
Mon, 03/26/2001
Date reported: 
Mon, 03/26/2001
City: 
Morgan County
Zustand: 
Missouri
Kategorie: 
Escape
Name: 
Lion on the loose in Morgan - Big cat escapes from troubled wildlife facility near lake; school alerts parents on bus route, cops search woods
Headline: 
Lion on the loose in Morgan - Big cat escapes from troubled wildlife facility near lake; school alerts parents on bus route, cops search woods
Zusammenfassung: 

An African lion escaped from his cage at Wayne Oxford’s Ozark Nature Center. The lion was baited and trapped after roaming freely for four days.

Publication: 
Lake Sun Leader
Autor: 
Marsha Paxson

Fence going up after cheetah briefly escaped yard at zoo

Incident date: 
Don, 08/14/2003
Date reported: 
Don, 08/14/2003
Date Published: 
Don, 08/14/2003 (All day)
City: 
St. Louis
Zustand: 
Missouri
Kategorie: 
Escape
Name: 
Fence going up after cheetah briefly escaped yard at zoo
Headline: 
Fence going up after cheetah briefly escaped yard at zoo
Zusammenfassung: 

A cheetah at the St. Louis Zoo escaped from an enclosure. The cheetah escaped by wading through a 12-foot wide moat and jumping over a 12-foot high wall. The animal walked among visitors before being recaptured.

Publication: 
Associated Press
Autor: 
Jim Salter

Safety of Branson West attraction question after leopard bite

Incident date: 
Don, 12/02/2004
Date reported: 
Don, 12/02/2004
Date Published: 
Don, 12/02/2004 (All day)
City: 
Branson West
Zustand: 
Missouri
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Safety of Branson West attraction question after leopard bite
Headline: 
Safety of Branson West attraction question after leopard bite
Zusammenfassung: 

An 18-year-old volunteer at Predator World was bitten on the arm by an 80-pound black leopard.

Publication: 
Branson Daily News
Autor: 
Beckie Ferguson

Cheetah Cub Briefly Escapes Zoo Exhibit

Incident date: 
Die, 11/20/2007
Date reported: 
Die, 11/20/2007
Date Published: 
Die, 11/20/2007 (All day)
City: 
Saint Louis
Zustand: 
Missouri
Kategorie: 
Escape
Name: 
Cheetah Cub Briefly Escapes Zoo Exhibit
Headline: 
Cheetah Cub Briefly Escapes Zoo Exhibit
Zusammenfassung: 

Officials searched for a cheetah cub that had escaped from its enclosure at the St. Louis Zoo. Visitors were led to safety to wait in secure buildings while officials searched the zoo. The cheetah cub was found and tranquilized approximately thirty feet from its enclosure.

Publication: 
KSDK
Autor: 
Jim Salter

Duluth zoo aid is OK after first aid; The zookeeper was released from a hospital a day after being bitten by an anesthetized Siberian tiger just out of paw surgery

Incident date: 
Sam, 10/08/2005
Date reported: 
Sam, 10/08/2005
Date Published: 
Sam, 10/08/2005 (All day)
City: 
Duluth
Zustand: 
Minnesota
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Duluth zoo aid is OK after first aid; The zookeeper was released from a hospital a day after being bitten by an anesthetized Siberian tiger just out of paw surgery
Headline: 
Duluth zoo aid is OK after first aid; The zookeeper was released from a hospital a day after being bitten by an anesthetized Siberian tiger just out of paw surgery
Zusammenfassung: 

A 12-year-old Siberian tiger underwent a medical operation at Lake Superior Zoo. Zookeepers were returning the unconscious tiger to its enclosure when the tiger suddenly bit down on a zookeeper's forearm. In trying to pry open the tiger's jaw, a second zookeeper suffered minor injuries.

Publication: 
Star-Tribune
Autor: 
Larry Oakes