Wolf attacks II

* * 20th century

* Anand Kumar, 4, male 1996 Banbirpur, India. The wolf attacked Kumar while he, his two siblings and his mother were using the open ground for their toilet. When a police search party found the boy three days later, half a mile away, all that remained of the body was the head.

* 60 mostly prepubescent children 1996–1997 Uttar Pradesh, India.

* Patricia Wyman, 24, female April 18, 1996 Haliburton, Ontario. Ms. Wyman had been hired as a new caretaker of the wolves at the Haliburton forest and wildlife preserve. The 5 wolves involved in the attack had been raised in captivity all their lives, but had never been socialized with humans.

* Michael Amosov, 60, male February 21, 1996 Hamlet of Bolonitza, Zadrach, Belarus. Amosov disappeared while walking to Bolonitza from Zadrach through a forest. A search party followed his tracks and found an area of churned, bloodied snow surrounded by multiple wolf tracks.

* Woodcutter, 55, male December, 1995 Hvoschono, Belarus. Disappeared while working in a nearby forest. Two days later, a search party found his remains surrounded by wolf tracks.

* 9-year old schoolgirl December, 1995 Usviatyda, Belarus. Disappeared while walking home from school. Her father searched for her and found her head surrounded by bloodied snow covered in wolf tracks.

* Unidentified female October, 1995 Village south of Voronezh, Russia. The woman was working on a cornfield, when a rabid female wolf attacked and bit her throat.

* Unidentified person 1995 Russian part of Karelia.

* 60 children April 1993 – April 1995 Bihar State, India. All the children were taken from settlements primarily during March to August between 17.00 and 19.00 hrs. There were more female victims (58%) than males and 89% were 3-11-yrs old. Of the 80 child casualties, only 20 were rescued.

* Alyshia Berzyck, 3, female June 3, 1989 Minnesota. Killed by a pet wolf on a chain.

* 17 prepubescent children 1986 Ashta, India. Known as the Wolves of Ashta.

* Unidentified woman June 29, 1982 Near Dubrovna, Belarus. Bitten to death on the face, arms and legs by a rabid wolf.

* 13 children, aged 4–10 years February – August 1981 Hazaribagh in the eastern Indian district of Bihar. Known as the Wolves of Hazaribagh.

* Child, 2, male 1981 Ft. Wayne, Michigan. Lone wolf kept as a pet.

* Elderly woman Late August, 1979 Death occurred in Sinezerka.

* Unknown child 1978 Wheatland, Wyoming. Lone wolf kept as a pet.

* B. Mashakova March 30, 1972 Chelkarskij region, Kazakhstan. Rabid wolf.

* 4 children 1957-74 Spain.

* Vitali Ushtinov, 5 years old July 11, 1952 1 km from Village of Karmanov. Vitali was attacked while picking berries and dragged into the forest.

* 10-year old girl April 29, 1951 Near the village of Tarasovok, Orichevskij region. The girl was killed by a wolf while bathing in a creek with a friend.

* 1 boy and 3 girls aged 3 – 6 years July – August, 1950 Lebyazhskij region.

* Svetlana Tueva November 17, 1948 Unspecified Soviet province. Svetlana was attacked by five wolves when she and her friends were walking home from school. The wolves dragged her a kilometre into the forest. All that was found was an overcoat.

* 9 children aged 7 – 12 years July–August 1948 Darovskij region.

* Veniamina Fokina, 13 years old 1947 Village of Rusanov, Khalturinskij region.

* Anna Mikheeva, 16 years old 1947 Village of Chernyabevij, Khalturinskij region. Wolves attacked Anna and her mother, killing the former and dragging her into a forest. She was found partially eaten and with a broken neck.

* Pimma Molchanova, 5 years old May 8, 1945 Village of Shilyavo, Kirovskaya Oblast, Russia. Pimma was washing goloshas in a stream with a 7 – year old friend, when a wolf caught her and her friend’s screaming alerted the villagers. Her body was found 500 metres away. The wolf had bitten through her throat and eaten her thigh muscles.

* Maria Berdnikova, 17 years old 29 April 1945 Village of Golodaevshchina, Kirovskaya Oblast. Maria and her sister were working 50 metres from a cattle yard near a mansion. The wolf grabbed her by the throat and carried her off, followed by peasants. The wolf scaled a 1 – metre fence and dropped its victim 200 metres into the forest.

* 36 children 1944 – 63 Kirov region, Russia.

* Maria Polyakova, 16 years old November 19, 1944 B. Ramenskij, Kirovskaya Oblast. Two wolves killed her while on she was on her way to work.

* Musinova Tamara, 14 years old November 12, 1944 Kirovskaya Oblast. Nine wolves involved.

* Perfilova, 8 years old November 6, 1944 Kirovskaya Oblast. Killed and eaten by a wolf pack on the road to a collective farm.

* Valya Starikova, 13 years old September 21, 1944 Village of Goldaevshchina, Kirovskaya Oblast. The wolf carried her into a forest. Only pieces of her shoes were found.

* 5 children 1937 Poland.

* 95 people 1926 Districts of Bareilly and Pilibhit, United Provinces, India.

* 10 people 1924 Kirov. Perpetrators were two rabid wolves.

* Trapper and two Natives 1922 Ontario. When a trapper did not return to the post office as promised, two natives were sent to find him. All three were killed by wolves.

* Ben Cochrum 1922 Manitoba. North of Fisher river on Lake Winnipeg. The victim’s bones were found among the remains of 11 wolves. Seven had been shot and four had been clubbed to death. Only after his rifle stock was smashed did the trapper apparently cease to fight and succumb to the wolf pack.

* WWI, Numerous soldiers on Eastern Front 1916 – 1917 Kaunas, Vilnius and Minsk. During the Winter of 1916—1917, starving wolves had amassed in great numbers near Kaunas, Vilnius and Minsk and began attacking Imperial Russian and Imperial German fighting forces. This caused the two armies to negotiate a truce to fight off the animals.

* James Smith March 4, 1910 near Springfield, MO. Wolves attacked him while he was alone in the woods, waiting for the return of his brother. When the sibling returned he found his brother’s bones. In the center of a circle of five dead wolves, there was an empty repeating rifle, showing that he had been overpowered before he could reload his gun.