Coyote, Bear, Mountain Lion Attacks in CO, MA, TN, WA

Here’s a summary of coyote, bear and mountain lion reports in Tennessee, Washington, Colorado and Massachusetts.

Bear
believed to have attacked family found

Chattanooga Times Free Press – TN, USA
… found the bear in the same trap where they detected paw prints
and other bear activity on Saturday in the Cherokee National Forest Chilhowee
Recreation Area …

Mountain
Lion Shot After Attacking Hiker

All Headline News – USA
Boulder, CO (AHN) – A wildlife officer shot and killed a female mountain
lion after she attacked a 7-year-old boy hiking with his family. …

Hunter Injured In Bear Attack At Wash. State Park
NBC30.com – Hartford,CT,USA
FORKS, Wash. — Authorities said Saturday that a hunter was seriously
injured by a black bear outside of Olympic National Park in Washington
state. ..

Hiker
Attacked By Coyote

Boston Channel.com – MA, USA
… On Monday night, three coyotes crept up to a hiker who was cooking
dinner. … Police are warning people about the coyote that attacked the
hiker . .

Hiker
receives preventative rabies treatment after coyote attack

Eyewitness News – East Providence,RI,USA
ROYALSTON, Mass. Signs have been posted in Royalston warning hikers
about potential danger from coyotes. A Gardner man who was hiking …

Hiker
Describes Coyote Attack

Boston Channel.com – MA, USA
NewsCenter 5′s David Boeri reported that John Melvin, of Gardner, is
receiving rabies treatment after he was bitten by a coyote in the town
Monday. …

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