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by David Taylor


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Animal attacks are a cause of human injuries and fatalities worldwide. According to the 2012 . Pet Ownership & Demographics Sourcebook, 56% of United States citizens owned a pet.

Animal attacks are a cause of human injuries and fatalities worldwide. In the United States in 1994, approximately . million people were bitten by dogs. The frequency of animal attacks varies with geographical location. In the United States, a person is more likely to be killed by a domesticated dog than they are to die from being hit by lightning according to the National Safety Council.

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Describes animals that kill for survival, food, and defense of their young and their territory. Select Format: Library Binding. Select Condition: Like New.

The world's deadliest animal isn't a shark or even a human Most of the deaths caused by animals, it turns out, have less to do with the animals themselves than the diseases they unwittingly transmit.

The world's deadliest animal isn't a shark or even a human. Drawing from a graphic from Bill Gates' blog, we decided to rank the world's deadliest animals. Most of the deaths caused by animals, it turns out, have less to do with the animals themselves than the diseases they unwittingly transmit. Note that some numbers are harder to get an accurate read on than others, so these are for the most part rough estimates - sometimes very rough. And the list is representative of different kinds of deadly animals, but it's by no means comprehensive. Here are some of the animals responsible for the most human deaths.

Animals Updated June 17, 2014. 10 Deadly Tricksters of the Animal World. In fact, it is the same technique used by the Cantil pit viper. Assassin bugs are among the deadliest predatory insects. They are not very fast, but use many different and ingenious techniques to hunt. Some disguise themselves as ants to prey on real ants; others use camouflage to ambush prey.

According to the VCA Animal Hospital, the original purpose of these extra teeth was as fighting weaponry

According to the VCA Animal Hospital, the original purpose of these extra teeth was as fighting weaponry. 47. Queen mole rats make other female mole rats infertile.

The worlds deadliest animal isn’t a shark, bear or tiger, but something far smaller – the mosquito. According to the World Health Organization, 725,000 people are killed each year from mosquito-borne diseases, such as Malaria, dengue fever and yellow fever. They outnumber every other animal in the world, apart from ants and termites. 8. There are more than . billion insects for EACH HUMAN on the planet, according to recent estimates.

Flag as Inappropriate. Deadly Beautiful: Vanishing Killers of the Animal Kingdom. Wollombi, NSW: Exisle Publishing. Are you certain this article is inappropriate? Excessive Violence Sexual Content Political, Social. Animal attacks are an uncommon cause of human fatalities and injuries. Animal attacks have been identified as a major World Health Organization uses identical coding, though it is unclear whether all countries keep track of fatalities caused by animals. p. 272. ^ Kofron, Christopher . Chapman, Angela.

Want to know the most dangerous animals in North America? Here’s a list of the top thirteen. Several attacks on humans have been recorded, though cougars will not usually attack unless starving or threatened. Fleeing humans also trigger their instinct to chase, while those who play dead are mistaken for easy prey. Cougars are featured in the following books: 25 Desert Animals 25 Nocturnal Animals 101 Facts.

Describes animals that kill for survival, food, and defense of their young and their territory.
Animal Attackers: Deadly Facts of the Animal World download epub
Author: David Taylor
ISBN: 0822521784
Category: Children's Books
Language: English
Publisher: Lerner Pub Group (March 1, 1990)