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This website uses cookies. Why the bears attacked the wolf is not clear, a spokesperson for the zoo said to Eindhovens Dagblad. Watch the video of the bears … This has been described by the zoo as a "one-off incident. Fatal bear attacks in North America have occurred in a variety of settings. By Allan Hall in Berlin 25 November 2009 • 11:38 am Bear … This is the moment four bears savagely killed a wolf in their shared enclosure in a Dutch zoo. To get into the bear's cage, the 5-foot, 8-inch man first had to scale a 10-foot spiked fence along the perimeter of the zoo and then a 5-foot fence surrounding the cage. Visitors to the Dierenrijk zoo, in the Netherlands, were witnesses to a horrific and violent attack by a sloth of four brown bears who tore a female wolf to pieces right before their eyes. The bear was shot after the attack, and the park was closed for the remainder of the day, the BBC reported. by Samantha Hartery. According to news site Omroep Brabant, the company that owns the zoo confirmed that the "incredibly unfortunate" incident took place. Wolf Attacks - a group of military dog handlers visited the Kolmården Zoo, near Norrköping in central Sweden, to study wolves behavior. The zoo has no plans to take any immediate action as the event was such a freak occurrence. A moon bear rescued as part of Animal Asia Foundation's bear program on July 15, 2019 in Chengdu, Sichuan province, China. Orsa Rovdjurspark describes itself as "Europe's largest predator park" and has bears, tigers, leopards and wolverines among its animals. A man was just moments away from death as he hung in the jaws of a bear he tried to have a picnic with in a Swiss zoo. The attack took place in Mierlo near Eindhoven on Monday. 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Eurasian Wolf #wolf #canislupus #eurasianwolf #zoo #dierentuin #dierenrijk #holland #mierlo #beautiful, A post shared by René Bos (@rsbos51) on Oct 15, 2018 at 12:14pm PDT, READ MORE: Momma grizzly bear charges man as his family looks on in horror (VIDEO). WARNING - DISTRESSING CONTENT: There was nothing zoo keepers could do to save the female wolf after it fell into water in the enclosure, Our free email newsletter sends you the biggest headlines from news, sport and showbiz. Uploaded 11/25/2009. The wolves and brown bears are housed in the same, large enclosure at the zoo, in an attempt to challenge them to play together. Next Video. TheNaxx. Visitors at a Dutch zoo got quite a shock recently as they witnessed a group of bears brutally attack and kill a wolf that shared their enclosure. In 2012 a female zookeeper was killed at Kolmården zoo in southern Sweden when she was mauled by wolves while feeding them. Harrowing footage taken from Dierenrijk zoo in the Netherlands shows three bears surrounding a helpless wolf in water. They have lived together "in harmony" for years and the process of mixing species is said to be "good" for the animals. : Content may be found graphic to some people (Yeah, yeah, he lives). Subscribe to RT newsletter to get stories the mainstream media won’t tell you, Two wolves tried to intervene but were kept at bay by another bear. The wolves and brown bears are housed in the same, large enclosure at the zoo, in an attempt to challenge them to play together. © Global Look Press / Lino Mirgeler, Russian woman casually walks through explosions & fire to test armor suit (VIDEO), India fires world’s fastest supersonic cruise missile from Russian Su-30 fighter jet. You can unsubscribe at any time. Shocked zoo visitors witnessed a family of bears eating a wolf alive after it reportedly fell into water while playing with its pack. report It is still unclear what triggered the savage attack as there had been no prior incidents of violence between the two species at the zoo. A video shows the wolf being torn apart by three bears. Zoo Bear Attack. Visitors to the Dierenrijk zoo, in the Netherlands, were witnesses to a horrific and violent attack by a sloth of four brown bears who tore a female wolf to pieces right before their eyes. The footage, filmed by a shocked visitor, shows the brown bears tearing the she-wolf … – George Galloway, This Soviet-era ghost town is being reclaimed by nature and it's eerily beautiful (VIDEO), 2 wombs, 1 baby: Women in same-sex couple both carry baby during pregnancy, Cat karma: Guy smashes own windscreen trying to frighten feline (VIDEO), Gun injuries send 8,000 American children to the ER every year – study. A bear struck with its paw, causing an open fracture and a scalping injury’, said chief doctor of Ussuriyak emergency ambulance Alexander Fedyaikin. “The two-year-old she-wolf came out of the water with another wolf when she was attacked by the bear,” a zoo spokesperson told the NL Times. The incident occurred on Saturday at the Shanghai Wildlife Park in … Filmmaker Bertie Gregory records the first-ever video of two predators facing each other in the Canadian Arctic. 14 Polar Bear Attacks Woman at Anchorage, Alaska Zoo, 1994 In 1994, Kathryn Warburton, a 29-year-old Australian tourist, got more than she bargained for while visiting the Anchorage Zoo. ‘The attack happened 9.30 in the morning. Brown bear incidents have occurred in their native range spanning Alaska, Northern and Western Canada, and portions of the Rocky Mountains in the United States. In a video below captured by a horrified onlooker, four bears can be seen tearing the two-year-old female wolf in a pool of water at the Dierenrijk Zoo in the Netherlands and dragging its body to land … Vera Blishch has spent years of her life working with brown bears. Four bears killed a wolf in the Dierenrijk zoo in Mierlo on Monday. Warning - thread Bear Kills Wolf in Dutch Zoo might contain content that is not suitable for all ages. The visitors who witnessed the brutal attack thought the bears and wolves were "just playing" until what they were seeing took a nasty turn. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. ", When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. 99 Ratings. Think your friends would be interested? Zoo keepers could do "nothing" for the two-year-old female wolf. Read More Animal attacks “The visitors warned the caretakers, but the she-wolf was already dead,” the spokesperson added, calling it a “fatal accident.” Visitors, including young children, were shaken by the brutality and were offered aid by the zoo. The gruesome incident occurred in … Several visitors to the zoo saw the incident happen. At the next moment, alpha males of cheetahs, Manchurian tigers, African lions, bears and wolves are leading their pack to start a savage attack,” the English version of their website says. Share this story! Two polar bears mauled and killed an 11-year-old boy who climbed a fence at the Prospect Park Zoo in Brooklyn with two friends last night and then sneaked into the polar bear enclosure. They have lived together "in harmony" for years and the process of mixing species is said to be "good" for the animals. Footage, filmed on a mobile phone by a guest at Dierenrijk in the Netherlands, shows one of the bears tearing the wolf a part, while other bears fight off the wolf pack, as they try to save their friend. 17 Group of bears attack and kill wolf in Dutch zoo.. By clicking on CONTINUE you confirm that you are 18 years and over. Image: Star News/ YouTube. Tech & Science Bear attack China Zoo A zookeeper in China was mauled to death by bears over the weekend in front of a bus full of visitors on a tour of Shanghai Wild Animal Park. Zookeepers at Royev Ruchey zoo in Krasnoyarsk were stuck with horror after witnessing the event and shot the male polar bear with a tranquilizer. This has been described by the zoo as a "one-off incident." A zoo worker in Shanghai, China, was fatally mauled by bears in front of a bus full of tourists. The footage was filmed on Monday at Dierenrijk Zoo in Mierlo, and while it's unclear why the wolf was attacked, the zoo reportedly said the animals were housed together for "enrichment". The 2-year-old brown bear had been removed from the enclosure, but is thought to have tunneled his way back in while the zookeeper was cleaning it. 112,788 Views; 614 Comments; 20 Favorites; Share; Tweet; Flip; Email; Pin It; Embed: Use old embed code. © Autonomous Nonprofit Organization “TV-Novosti”, 2005–2021. A zoo employee was mauled to death by a group of bears over the weekend in China as visitors watched in horror. A giant panda at the Copenhagen Zoo escaped from its enclosure Monday morning and roamed the park before it was sedated by staff and returned safely to its pen. Four bears killed a wolf in a zoo in Mierlo, the Netherlands. As a feature of a new Wolf Center exhibit, 24 year old Patricia Wyman, a wildlife biologist, was hired by the preserve to be a caretaker to five gray wolves and conduct education programs with the public.Wyman had only been in the wolf enclosure twice prior to the attack, once with a supervisor and once to feed the animals. A post shared by Nick Rongen (@nickrongen) on Oct 21, 2018 at 8:58am PDT. Zondag family-time!! The pack could not save her. Two other wolves tried to intervene, but were kept at a distance by a fourth bear. Trying to get a great close-up photo of Binky the polar bear, Warburton climbed the fence bordering the bear's enclosure. Two other wolves tried to intervene but were kept at bay by a fourth bear who later joined in on the savagery and helped tear the victim limb from limb. There have been several in the bears' wilderness habitats involving hikers, hunters, and campers. Deze kwam wel heel dichtbij. 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