The Sankebetsu Brown Bear Incident

The worst bear attack in Japanese history, the Sankebetsu incident results in seven deaths

The Beast of GĂ©vaudan

Over a three year period, a beast said to be impervious to bullets and able to walk on two legs like a man killed as many as 113 people in 18th century France

The Sloth Bear of Mysore

A hyper-aggressive sloth bear was responsible for over a dozen deaths and many more maulings in 1950s India

Suicide by Snakebite

After an animal-mad teenager was found dead in his car surrounded by exotic species, one was missing: a highly venomous Monocled Cobra

Killed by Coyotes

in 2009, a talented young Canadian folk singer because the first recorded adult victim of a fatal coyote attack