Tag Archive for raccoon

Chupacabra (mangey raccoon) killed in North Carolina

Don’t tell the finder that it’s not the legendary monster chupacabra. Because he KNOWS it is. It exists, he says. Did elusive chupacabra attack farmer’s cows? Wildlife experts suspect sickly raccoon – Your Daily Journal – yourdailyjournal.com. After the disappearance of two goats, evidence of attacks on his cows and some mysterious late-night howls, James…

Central Park raccoons go rabid on Brooklyn woman

Unusual behavior may be rabies. Brooklyn Woman Attacked By 2 ‘Bizarre’ Raccoons In Central Park « CBS New York. Taraka Larson told CBS 2’s Vanessa Murdock on Thursday that she just wanted to enjoy a quiet evening in nature. She said she was walking Tuesday night in the park somewhere between 59th Street and the…

Rampaging raccoons in Germany

‘Nazi raccoons’ on the rampage as European population explodes Raccoons, indigenous to North America, were first brought to Germany in the 1920s and bred in captivity for their fur. Everything went well for a few years but then, in the 1930s, a few of them escaped from a farm near Berlin. Rumour has it that…

First hairless, bloated, dead monster of the season found along NY’s East River (UPDATED: Raccoon)

Yep, it’s summer. You know it’s hot when bloated dead carcasses start to appear labeled “monster”. Graphic Photo Shows Bloated Rat Monster Washed Up Near East River Yesterday we received three graphic photos of this above creature on the shore of the East River. Our tipster wrote, “Is this another incarnation of the Montauk Monster,…

Attack of the killer raccoons

Raccoon Attack Sends Woman to Hospital. A Washington state woman suffered 16 puncture wounds and over 100 lacerations after being attacked by a pack of raccoons. Twenty-eight-year-old Michaela Lee was jogging on a trail near her Lakewood home when her dog spotted two raccoons and chased them up a tree. She had just gotten to…

Dead creature’s odd features: Someone pulled a prank with this beached carcass

‘I’ve Never Seen Anything Like That Before,’ Unidentified Creature Washes Ashore | firstcoastnews.com. Jacksonville, Fla. — “I thought it was a dead possum until I saw it’s feet.” That’s what First Coast resident Paul Lovely told First Coast News about the creature he found washed up on the banks of the St. Johns River Wednesday.…

Nude raccoon rescued in Canada

CottageCountryNow Article: Gizmo’s nakedness an unsolved mystery. She had found a very strange-looking animal in her shed, huddled up in a corner, and wondered what it was and what she should do about it. It was described as bald except for its face, and with ears that appeared bigger than a raccoon’s. She was very…