Follow us:

The Today File

Your guide to the latest news from around the Northwest

Topic: animal attack

You are viewing the most recent posts on this topic.

March 10, 2014 at 4:31 PM

Vicious pet cat traps Portland couple, who call 911

The Associated Press PORTLAND — Police had to be called in to subdue a 22-pound house cat that trapped its owners inside their bedroom after attacking their baby. The baby was not injured in the Sunday incident. Sgt. Pete Simpson, a Portland Police Bureau spokesman, said officers responded to a 911 call that evening from a couple who…

More

Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: animal attack, cat attack, Portland Police Bureau

November 4, 2013 at 10:26 AM

Bear kills dog, bites woman at Long Beach

The Associated Press LONG BEACH — Washington Fish and Wildlife agents are trying to trap a bear that killed a dog and bit a woman Friday at Long Beach. The department’s deputy chief of enforcement, Mike Cenci, says the woman was treated at a hospital and returned home the same day. The attack happened about 3 a.m. Friday…

More

Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: animal attack, Long Beach, Washington State Fish and Wildlife Department

March 8, 2013 at 8:00 AM

Cougar kills dog in Cle Elum yard

The Associated Press ELLENSBURG – A cougar killed a small dog Wednesday night in Cle Elum when the owner let the dog outside. Washington State Fish and Wildlife Capt. Rich Mann told the Daily Record the cougar grabbed the dog and took off. Kittitas County sheriff’s deputies and State Patrol troopers responded but were unable to find any trace of…

More

Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: animal attack, Cle Elum