Dangers In The Countryside: Wild Animals You May Encounter On Summer Holidays
June 11, 2018
In the summer, many people leave the cities and go to country houses to spend some time in nature. Although it may seem perfectly safe there, remember that wild animals can be drawn to villages by warmth and food. You can face a wild animal any time, so you need to be prepared for this encounter.
Wild animals can attack humans first in one of the following cases:
- it is a mother protecting her cubs;
- the animal is wounded;
- the animal has rabies;
- people trigger the attack themselves.
Most common of the uninvited guests to visit a country house or a camp are these 8 species of dangerous animals and birds. An expert zoologist will tell you more about them and also will instruct on how to behave in case of the unexpected meeting.
Whom can you meet at a country house?
Among all representatives of fauna the most likely ones to drop by a suburb or a village are: hedgehogs, snakes, bats, raccoons, skunks, foxes, lynxes, and owls. You should be very careful with each one of them. You can protect yourself and your family when you know how to behave, as well as exactly why they are dangerous.