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North Carolina 11/21/13 outerbanksvoice.com: by Rob Morris – Wildlife officials have discovered the body of a sixth red wolf killed in the past four weeks. The wolf, which was found Monday on private property north of Swan Quarter in Hyde … Continue reading →
North America 11/17/13 scvnews.com: If you hunt, fish, hike, camp, stroll along country lanes, birdwatch, photograph wildlife, play or work in any capacity in North Americaâ€™s great outdoors, you could meet up with a mountain lion anywhere, anytime without notice. … Continue reading →
California 11/16/13 Yolo County: A young fox, or kit, that attacked two horses on Putah Creek Road in Winters near the Railroad Bridge on the Solano County side of the creek this past Friday has tested positive for rabies. According … Continue reading →
National 11/09/13 the horse.com: by Erica Larson – Weâ€™re firmly in fall and temperatures are dropping, but the number of confirmed equine West Nile virus (WNV) and Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) across the country is rising. Still, the case totals … Continue reading →...
Ohio 11/01/13 newsnet5.com: by Dena Greer – A man was attacked Friday morning by a coyote near a country club in Mansfield, said Mansfield Police and an ODNR spokesperson. Police said the victim called 9-1-1 to report seeing a pack … Continue reading →