A fishing trip in Florida turned into chaos when a bull shark got attacked and partially eaten by a larger shark in front of shocked witnesses. Fortunately, none of the boaters was injured, although the same can't be said for the bull shark.
A Chicago police K-9 is being praised after it made a $10 million pot bust over the weekend. According to CBS News, the dog alerted police to a vehicle and trailer that had been pulled over by officers with the Narcotics Unit.
Inside was more than 1,500 pounds of marijuana, other cannabis products and drug paraphernalia. The drugs were being shipped from California to Chicago.
In one instance of a hippo attack in Nigeria, a boat was capsized and 13 people were killed. Hippos have also been known to raid nearby crops, causing them to come into contact with humans. In these cases, both human and animal fatalities have been reported.
Billy Forbus wanted to get a better picture of the rattlesnake that he had shot, but the headless snake struck back as he tried to move it with his blue grabbers.
The Alabama man had shot the large, venomous snake after he had nearly stepped on it while plowing his garden, according to a June 2 Facebook post on his wife, Kerry Forbus', account.
After he finished working in the garden, he used the grabbers to move the now-headless snake to the bed of his truck. He said the snake didn't move around as he took it to the truck.
"I moved it to the truck bed so that I could take it to show my dad and brother what I had run up on in my garden," he wrote on Facebook. "I wanted to show them because they both have gardens and I wanted to let them know to be careful."
A dolphin reached over the side of the viewing tank and stole an iPad from a visitor at SeaWorld Orlando in the US. The animal grabbed the device and tossed it into the water. The visitor retrieved it and then quickly walked away.
A man has been arrested after a sick thug chopped off a defenceless puppy's legs and tail then left it for dead in a Turkish forest.
The one-month-old dog fought for its life for two days after walkers rushed it to the vets when they found it abandoned in undergrowth in the Sapanca district in Sakarya on Thursday.
The wounded animal died during surgery on Friday, sparking an outcry from animal lovers and momentarily pausing political debates across the country where citizens are preparing to go to the polls on June 24.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told an election rally in Istanbul on Sunday that police had detained a construction machine operator in relation to the puppy's death.