SF zoo details 2 new animal incidents

Incident date: 
Ve, 01/11/2008
Date reported: 
Ve, 01/11/2008
Date Published: 
Ve, 01/11/2008 (Toute la journée)
City: 
San Francisco
State: 
California
Catégorie: 
Escape
Nom: 
SF zoo details 2 new animal incidents
Headline: 
SF zoo details 2 new animal incidents
Summary: 

A snow leopard was able to get its paw and head through its cage after the leopard ripped a hole in the mesh. The nearly 100-pound snow leopard ripped the hole in the mesh, but did not escape.

Publication: 
USA Today
Auteur: 
USA Today

Oakland Zoo's tiger exhibit mobbed after fatal SF tiger attack

Incident date: 
Me, 12/26/2007
Date reported: 
Me, 12/26/2007
Date Published: 
Me, 12/26/2007 (Toute la journée)
City: 
San Francisco
State: 
California
Catégorie: 
Human Death
Nom: 
Oakland Zoo's tiger exhibit mobbed after fatal SF tiger attack
Headline: 
Oakland Zoo's tiger exhibit mobbed after fatal SF tiger attack
Summary: 

A tiger at San Francisco Zoo escaped his grotto. The tiger attacked and killed a 17-year-old visitor, then attacked and injured his two brothers aged 19 and 23. The two injured brothers underwent surgery at San Francisco Hospital and were reportedly in stable condition following the treatment.

Publication: 
The Oakland Tribune
Auteur: 
Kristin Bender

Tiger Mauls Zoo Trainer as Visitors Watch

Incident date: 
Sa, 12/23/2006
Date reported: 
Sa, 12/23/2006
Date Published: 
Sa, 12/23/2006 (Toute la journée)
City: 
San Francisco
State: 
California
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Tiger Mauls Zoo Trainer as Visitors Watch
Headline: 
Tiger Mauls Zoo Trainer as Visitors Watch
Summary: 

A trainer worked with a 350-pound tiger at the San Francisco Zoo with 50 visitors watching when the tiger suddenly attacked her. It was reported that the woman would likely lose her arm as a result of the attack.

Publication: 
ABC News 6
Auteur: 
Associated Press

Cuthbert recalls cougar bite

Incident date: 
Je, 04/15/2004
Date reported: 
Je, 04/15/2004
Date Published: 
Je, 04/15/2004 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Los Angeles
State: 
California
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Cuthbert recalls cougar bite
Headline: 
Cuthbert recalls cougar bite
Summary: 

While shooting on the set of the television show, "24," an actress working with a cougar was bitten by the animal. 

Publication: 
UPI.com
Auteur: 
UPI.com

Woman bitten by zoo's cheetah

Incident date: 
Ve, 11/14/2003
Date reported: 
Ve, 11/14/2003
City: 
Palm Springs
State: 
California
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Woman bitten by zoo's cheetah
Headline: 
Woman bitten by zoo's cheetah
Summary: 

A 58-year-old woman was attacked by a cheetah at Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. The woman was treated for wounds to her thigh and calf. 

Publication: 
The Desert Sun
Auteur: 
Lois Gormley

Zookeeper Recovering After Attack by Tiger

Incident date: 
Ma, 03/25/2003
Date reported: 
Ma, 03/25/2003
Date Published: 
Ma, 03/25/2003 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Sacramento
State: 
California
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Zookeeper Recovering After Attack by Tiger
Headline: 
Zookeeper Recovering After Attack by Tiger
Summary: 

While a zookeeper was preparing food for a Sumatran tiger, the 325-pound tiger suddenly attacked him. A volunteer was able to distract the tiger and move him into a holding den.

Publication: 
Los Angeles Times
Auteur: 
From Times Wire Reports

Pet lynx attacks woman inside Bellevue home

Incident date: 
Ve, 05/04/2012
Date reported: 
Ve, 05/04/2012
Date Published: 
Ve, 05/04/2012 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Bellevue
State: 
Washington
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Pet lynx attacks woman inside Bellevue home
Headline: 
Pet lynx attacks woman inside Bellevue home
Summary: 

A 21-year-old woman was attacked by a lynx kept as a pet. The attack occurred while she was cleaning out the cat's cage.

Publication: 
Bellevue News
Auteur: 
Bellevue News

Cougars rescued in Marion County Owner injured just before Turpentine Creek Refuge workers arrive

Incident date: 
Sa, 07/07/2007
Date reported: 
Sa, 07/07/2007
Date Published: 
Sa, 07/07/2007 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Marion County
State: 
Arkansas
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Cougars rescued in Marion County Owner injured just before Turpentine Creek Refuge workers arrive
Headline: 
Cougars rescued in Marion County Owner injured just before Turpentine Creek Refuge workers arrive
Summary: 

Shortly before representatives from a wildlife refuge arrived to rehome two cougars kept as pets, the owner of the cougars was attacked. The male cougar knocked the owner to the ground and began biting him. The owner surrendering the cats to the reufge as he could not not take the animals to the new location.

Publication: 
Baxter Bulletin
Auteur: 
Armando Rios

Tiger cubs heading to new home

Incident date: 
Lu, 05/02/2005
Date reported: 
Lu, 05/02/2005
Date Published: 
Lu, 05/02/2005 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Chatham
State: 
Arkansas
Catégorie: 
Escape
Nom: 
Tiger cubs heading to new home
Headline: 
Tiger cubs heading to new home
Summary: 

Two tiger cubs were found by authorities. After spending several months in a zoo the cubs were then transferred to a preserve in Pittsboro.

Publication: 
Chatham Journal

Lawsuit filed against McClelland's Critters

Incident date: 
Je, 03/26/2009
Date reported: 
Je, 03/26/2009
Date Published: 
Je, 03/26/2009 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Banks
State: 
Alabama
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Lawsuit filed against McClelland's Critters
Headline: 
Lawsuit filed against McClelland's Critters
Summary: 

While visiting McClelland's Critters Zoo, a 1-year-old boy was hurt by a leopard. The leopard reached out of its cage and cut open the boy's arm. The mother's attorney said no double fence or protection separated the leopard from visitors.

Publication: 
Troy Messenger
Auteur: 
Holli Keaton