Humans have a beautiful and sometimes weird way of romanticizing all sorts of things, especially animals. Unfortunately, they forget that it is never a good idea to get too close to certain animals. Even though there are many warning signs that advise them to stay away, they still forget that invading their territory can be risky and even painful.
As much as some people try to suppress predatory instincts by keeping animals in captivity or familiarizing them with humans, they can never have 100% of the results they want. To put it in a few words, their behavior is uncertain and unreliable.
According to several sources, the majority of animal attacks are actually started by humans who encroach on the animals’ space as a result of indignity or something as simple as imprudent and audacious human behavior.
Studies have discovered that roughly 35% of alligator attacks in Florida, for instance, happened because humans consciously pursued them. Sometimes, wildlife experts and enthusiasts have too much faith in their own capacities and forget to take extra precautions. But other times, people are in the wrong place at the wrong time.
Speaking of that, we’ve compiled a list of the most terrifying animal attacks in recent history. Here they are: