Looking for Ferocious Animals ! Our planet Earth has faced several phases including the phase when it was full with biggest animals of the planet’s history. Most of these animals were ferocious. What happened to those biggest and ferocious creatures of the Earth is yet a mystery. It doesn’t mean that we lost all deadliest creatures of the past. The Earth is still full of many deadliest animals. Below is a list of top 10 most ferocious animals that exist on Earth. This ranking is actually based on the most number of deaths per year because of these animals.
Snakes Ferocious Animals
Though there are many ferocious animals on Earth but snakes are unanimously considered on top of the list. Stats show that more than 50,000 people lose their lives every year just because of snake biting. Top of the list is the name of Asian Cobra because of highest number of killings so far. It doesn’t fear from humans and it has most aggressive behavior towards them. This type of deadliest or ferocious snake is mostly found in Malaysia, Vietnam, China, India and Thailand.
Scorpions are on the second position in this list of top 10 most ferocious animals that exist today in the world. Stats show that the Deathstalker scorpion is the deadliest in this list because more or less 75 percent deaths that happen due to scorpions are the result of this type. This deadly creation is equipped with neurotoxins which is enough to kill an elderly person or a child. But a healthy adult may probably survive by its attack. These mostly found in northern Africa or Middle East and cause the death reason for more or less 5,000 people every year.
Calm looking crocodiles are in fact extremely versatile and fast. They can be very dangerous at some points. They are smart enough to catch and destroy their target in seconds. Nile and Saltwater Crocodiles are known as the deadliest types of this creature. They don’t fear from humans and known as easily provoked animal. They are found in throughout African, Australia and many parts of southern Asia. They kill around 2,000 humans in a year.
Elephants are truly the largest animal on Earth. They are known as land animal. This largest creation normally looks a slow walking, calm animal but actually it can be crushing very easily especially if someone stands in its way. This thing includes it in the list of most ferocious animals of the world. Younger male elephants are generally recognized deadliest than others. They are responsible for killing more than 500 humans every year.
You may find hippos very friendly and cute animal in the zoo. But in fact, it is the animal which should not be crossed in any way because it makes it annoying suddenly. It may result this biggest animal converting into an extremely aggressive and frightened animal, and it will not fear from attacking humans. You may also make hippo angry especially if its baby is around. Hippos result in killing 300+ humans every year.
Lions are commonly known with the term “King of the Jungle”. The reason behind is probably because they are excellent hunters and are known as quickest as well as strongest animals on Earth for their size. Most of the lions do not attack humans. The males that are older and larger in size are found involved in man-hunting. Their teeth have become decayed in this age and therefore, they are unable to hunt anything difficult. So they require an easy creature to kill and eat. That’s why they attack humans. Stats show that more than 200 humans become the victims of lions.
Jellyfish looks really amazing, wonderful and beautiful creature underwater. Most of these fishes are not registered as dangerous, ferocious or toxic animal. But some of them can be extremely dangerous or painful. The Box Jellyfish is on top in this list and the stings of this jellyfish can kill humans easily. Their stings result in paralyzing which eventually become the reasons of drowned death. Atlantic Ocean is full of jellyfishes. They kill 100+ humans per year.
Though we have heard a lot of stories about sharks of being violent to humans especially in movies or television series, but in fact this is less ferocious animal of all included in this list. It doesn’t mean that sharks are not dangerous to humans. You should avoid messing up with this seawater creation. There are many incidents reported in different areas of United States related to shark biting or attack, and some of them have resulted in deaths. Sharks kill 10 to 20 humans in a year.
Tigers are widely recognized as smart, excellent and fast hunters in wildlife. They generally avoid attacking humans and prefer passing by them. The one that have missing teeth or are older and are not suitable to hunt easily, are found involved in attacking over humans. Bangladesh is the place where most of the tiger attack cases have been registered so far. They kill 5 to 15 humans (mostly in Bangladesh) every year.
Bears look very angry all the time but this animal usually does not attack humans. Most of the bear attacking cases have been noted or registered in winter season when this animal struggle to find food. It is better to stay away from this deadliest creation especially in the winter season. You should avoid tenting in the areas where bears have easy access and also avoiding keeping food in your car or tent, just to avoid bear attacks for food. Bears are involved in killing 5 to 10 humans per year.
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