Louisiana woman is fair after pet leopard bites her

Incident date: 
Mit, 11/02/2004
Date reported: 
Mit, 11/02/2004
Date Published: 
Mit, 11/02/2004 - 06:00
City: 
Port Sulpher
Zustand: 
Louisiana
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Louisiana woman is fair after pet leopard bites her
Zusammenfassung: 

A pet leopard attacked its owners. Authorities shot and killed the big cat following the attack.

Publication: 
Desert News
Autor: 
Associated Press

Bengal tiger on the loose eludes police

Incident date: 
Mit, 01/09/2004
Date reported: 
Mit, 01/09/2004
Date Published: 
Mit, 01/09/2004 - 06:00
City: 
Fort Polk
Zustand: 
Louisiana
Kategorie: 
Escape
Headline: 
Bengal tiger on the loose eludes police
Zusammenfassung: 

A Bengal tiger was spotted near an army base. Around 40 soldiers and sheriff’s deputies searched the woods in Fort Polk for two days, but the tiger eluded capture. It was unclear where the tiger came from.

Publication: 
MSNBC
Autor: 
Associated Press

Wildlife Officials Looking For Escaped Snow Leopard

Incident date: 
Don, 29/07/2004
Date reported: 
Don, 29/07/2004
Date Published: 
Don, 29/07/2004 - 06:00
City: 
Shepherdsville
Zustand: 
Kentucky
Kategorie: 
Escape
Headline: 
Wildlife Officials Looking For Escaped Snow Leopard
Zusammenfassung: 

A snow leopard escaped while it was being transferred into a new cage.  Authorities were not worried the snow leopard was a threat because it had been declawed.

Publication: 
Wave3

Tiger attacks child

Incident date: 
Son, 10/01/1999
Date reported: 
Son, 10/01/1999
Date Published: 
Son, 10/01/1999 - 06:00
City: 
Wichita
Zustand: 
Kansas
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Tiger attacks child
Zusammenfassung: 

A 75-pound tiger cub from a private zoo attacked a 5-year-old child. The child received 20 stitches.  The tiger was killed following the attack. 

Publication: 
Topeka Capital-Journal
Autor: 
Associated Press

Tiger escape sparks questions over animal permits

Incident date: 
Mit, 09/05/2001
Date reported: 
Mit, 09/05/2001
Date Published: 
Mit, 09/05/2001 - 06:00
City: 
Oskaloosa
Zustand: 
Kansas
Kategorie: 
Escape
Headline: 
Tiger escape sparks questions over animal permits
Zusammenfassung: 

A 600-pound tiger escaped from Gatekeepers Wildlife Sanctuary when it jumped over an 8-foot fence.  Authorities shot the big cat three hours after it escaped.

Publication: 
The Mirror
Autor: 
Caroline Trowbridge

Tiger bites woman who sticks arm in cage

Incident date: 
Mit, 22/08/2001
Date reported: 
Mit, 22/08/2001
Date Published: 
Mit, 22/08/2001 - 06:00
City: 
Tonganoxie
Zustand: 
Kansas
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Tiger bites woman who sticks arm in cage
Headline: 
Tiger bites woman who sticks arm in cage
Zusammenfassung: 

A 27-year old woman was attacked by a lion while feeding her neighbor's bears.  The big cat reached out from its cage, pulled the woman's arm towards it, and then bit the arm. The woman was treated for her wounds and released.

Publication: 
The Mirror
Autor: 
Lisa Scheller

Tiger kills Kansas teen posing for photo

Incident date: 
Fre, 19/08/2005
Date reported: 
Fre, 19/08/2005
Date Published: 
Fre, 19/08/2005 - 06:00
City: 
Altamont
Zustand: 
Kansas
Kategorie: 
Human Death
Headline: 
Tiger kills Kansas teen posing for photo
Zusammenfassung: 

A 17-year old girl died after she was attacked while getting her senior portraits taken with a tiger.  The big cat was later killed.

 

Publication: 
NBC News
Autor: 
Associated Press

Lion Mauls Man At Kansas Refuge

Incident date: 
Mit, 25/02/2009
Date reported: 
Mit, 25/02/2009
Date Published: 
Mit, 25/02/2009 - 06:00
City: 
Oakley
Zustand: 
Kansas
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Lion Mauls Man At Kansas Refuge
Zusammenfassung: 

A lion mauled a man at an animal refuge.  The man was staying at a motel nearby and made his way into an outer perimeter of the lion's enclosure.  The man reached his arm over the inner gate and the lion grabbed the man's right arm.  The owner hit the lion with a metal pipe until he released the man's arm.  The man was transferred to a hospital in Denver for surgery and is expected to recover.

Publication: 
CBS News
Autor: 
Associated Press

Mt. lion killed after escape at Great Bend Zoo

Incident date: 
Mon, 25/05/2009
Date reported: 
Die, 26/05/2009
Date Published: 
Mon, 25/05/2009 - 06:00
City: 
Great Bend
Zustand: 
Kansas
Kategorie: 
Escape
Headline: 
Mountain lion killed after escape at Kansas zoo
Zusammenfassung: 

At Great Bend Zoo, a 14-year-old 150-pound mountain lion escaped from her enclosure during feeding time. The animal was never more than 150 feet from the enclosure and the handlers had the lion cornered. Tranquilizer darts would not be delivered for 30 minutes and the handlers didn't feel in control of the situation, so they shot and killed the mountain lion.

Publication: 
NBC News
Autor: 
Associated Press

Hero of tiger attack dies

Incident date: 
Don, 01/06/2000
Date reported: 
Don, 01/06/2000
Date Published: 
Don, 01/06/2000 - 06:00
Zustand: 
Colorado
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Hero of tiger attack dies
Zusammenfassung: 

An animal-rescue volunteer had her right armed bitten off by a tiger at the Prairie Wind Wild Animal Refuge.  The volunteer put her arm in the cage to pet the tiger because she knew him to be friendly.  When the big cat nibbled at her hand, she quickly jerked her hand back and the tiger attacked.  The tiger, per the woman's request, was not euthanized.

Publication: 
Denver Post
Autor: 
Trent Seibert