A vacationing couple were excited to get up close and personal with a Florida alligator, until the creature got much more personal than they were expecting.
The pair, Tylor and Emerald Hindery from Springfield, Missouri, decided to take a trip to the swamp lands of Florida so they could glimpse a real gator up close.
When the wind blew their small tour boat up against the bank of the shore, where a big gator happened to be sunning, Tylor whipped out his phone and began recording it on Facebook Live.
Police were there to help when a deer found itself in a tough situation. Dashcam footage shows officials from the Grant County Sheriff's Office in Wisconsin pull up to a fence with a deer stuck on top. It appears the animal tried to clear the barricade but was unable to after his hind legs got stuck. Authorities quickly worked to free the deer by lifting his limbs just before it successfully ran away.
Drivers were shocked to see an ostrich running along a busy motorway in Mexico. It had escaped from a breeding centre and took the opportunity to stretch its legs, loping along almost as fast as the cars beside it.
A fox is mauled to death by a group of ferocious hounds in a shocking clip captured by anti-hunt campaigners.
Members of the West Midlands Hunt Saboteurs claim they were tracking the Atherstone Hunt near Shuttington in Staffordshire, when they saw the attack in action.
In the erratic video footage, a fox appears to make a dash into a nearby garden to make an escape when the pack strikes
The yob, wearing a fluorescent orange jacket and bright trainers, slowly walks up to the moggy, called Millie, before booting it in the face.
The sadistic yob was caught on camera approaching Millie before attacking her
Sickening footage shows the cat flip backwards through the air from the force of the kick – landing 6ft away on a grass verge.
The depraved boy then casually walks away from the scene with a pal.
The sick new craze has reportedly spread across the pond from America – with idiotic yobs filming themselves kicking innocent pets for fun.
In September, shocking video showing a teen stroking a cat before brutally booting it racked up more than a million views.
RSPCA officers were called by Millie’s owner after she came home with horrific injuries – with CCTV revealing the shocking truth of how she got them.
Officers checked cameras and uncovered the horrific attack outside the Guinness Trust flats in Sidney Street, Derby.
The RSPCA has now launched an investigation into the incident which took place at 4.25pm on Thursday.
RSPCA inspector Sarah Burrows said: "The video clearly shows two men walking towards Millie and then one man kicking the cat very hard, resulting in her being thrown a few feet across the ground, before walking away.
"It is an unprovoked attack which has sadly left Millie with a suspected broken jaw.
This guy was driving when he came across a herd of sheep and a shepherd. The sheep then began to run away and took the shepherd down with them. Just as the shepherd began to get up, one of the sheep rushed towards her and knocks her down. The driver then begins to honk his horn to get them all away
A dog named Mary got stuck on a snowy mountain in Utah, USA. The rescue team didn’t manage to bring the dog down, and left food for her when the operation was called off. The next day, the dog came down herself. She had a few cuts on her paws, but was OK.
This guy was just trying to walk through is yard when a rooster attacked him. He fell to the ground when the animal jumped at him causing him to drop the dog he was carrying. Luckily, the pup came to his rescue and chased the angry bird away as he slowly reeled from the strange incident.
Cruel farmers cut off a crocodile's head and laugh as it continues to snap its jaws in a sink
The 6ft-long baby reptile was hauled out of the water at a farm in Thailand
A worker laughs at the hapless crocodile's head while another man holds the other half of the creature's body in bucket as it frantically spins round.
Policeman and animal welfare officer Warrapon Kmtr was given the footage to investigate.
But Warrapon said there was little he could do as he doesn't know where it was
"We got a call out at a home in Ironbark qld for a snake that had enter her fire place flute into the fireplace, the home owner heard some scuffing happening down the flute.
On arrival when we open up the plate of the fireplace,there was not only the snake but also a deceased possum that the snake had wrapped around in its mouth in the fireplace."
Firefighters came to the rescue of a dog stranded on an icy river in Madison County, Iowa, on Monday, January 2.Jerry Romine of West Des Moines was out walking his own dog when he heard a dog barking from under a bridge. He then spotted a black dog, later identified as 13-year-old Labradoodle Sam, struggling to keep its head above water. Romine tried to save Sam with a 50-foot tow rope but couldn’t reach the stranded dog.
This video shows Winterset firefighters sliding across the frozen river in a boat to save Sam, who was then taken for treatment at the Winterset Veterinary Center. Sam was later reunited with its owner, who called to thank Romine and sent along a photo of Sam recovering at home, according to local reports.
One of the busiest highways in Brazil was brought to a standstill thanks to a fugitive monkey.
The brown howler monkey gave Brazilian traffic cops the run around along the Imigrantes highway in the state of São Paulo.
The mischievous chimp kept officers chasing after it for more than an hour across the motorway as lorries, coaches and cars were forced to stop until the animal was safely captured.