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19 06, 2016

Florida Bear Hunt to be Decided

By | 2016-06-19T21:50:24+00:00 June 19, 2016|Categories: , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

Florida Fish and Wildlife are discussing the possibility of another bear hunt this year. If they choose to proceed with the hunt, permits would be required and location and date restrictions would apply. Black bears were once a threatened species in the state, but their numbers rose and they were removed from the protection in [...]

17 06, 2016

Disney’s Response to Alligator Attack

By | 2016-06-17T17:29:32+00:00 June 17, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |2 Comments

After the death of Lane Graves this week at a resort beach, Disney World responds with plans for alligator warning signs to be put up at all of their waterfront resorts. The move will happen as soon as possible. Divers recovered the toddler’s body Wednesday afternoon and death was ruled as drowning and traumatic injuries. [...]

16 06, 2016

Comfort Dogs Assist in Orlando

By | 2016-11-30T01:33:21+00:00 June 16, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

ORLANDO, FLORIDA- Comfort dogs from across the country have made their way to Orlando this week to support those affected by the Pulse Nightclub attack. 50 people were killed and 50 others injured Sunday morning, after a gunman entered the nightclub and opened fire on the patrons. It has been labeled as the largest mass shooting [...]

15 06, 2016

Missing Child Found

By | 2016-11-30T01:47:52+00:00 June 15, 2016|Categories: , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

FLORIDA- Divers in Lake Buena Vista have found the body of the 2 year old who was dragged away by an alligator at a Disney hotel. The child, Lane Graves, and his family were from Elkhorn, Nebraska. Lane was playing with his family when he was snatched away by an alligator and quickly dragged off. [...]

10 06, 2016

Body Found Inside Gator’s Mouth in Florida

By | 2016-11-30T01:44:02+00:00 June 10, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

On Tuesday, Florida police responded to a 911 call reporting an alligator with a body in its mouth. The alligator was spotted along Lake Hunter, inside the city of Lakeland, FL. When the police arrived, the alligator was still carrying the body. Eventually the gator released the body, circled the area, and then swam away. [...]

19 04, 2016

Zoo Reopens After Fatal Tiger Mauling

By | 2016-04-19T02:23:59+00:00 April 19, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

PALM BEACH ZOO, FLORIDA Palm Beach Zoo in Florida reopens this week after temporary closure over the weekend, following the mauling and death of "Tiger Whisperer", Stacey Konwiser. On Friday, the zoo released a statement publicly via social media, that lead keeper, Konwiser, age 38, had been attacked that afternoon. Konwiser was preparing for the [...]