Most Dangerous North American Animals

The Top Ten Most Dangerous North American Animals

1 Polar Bear The polar bear is a carnivorous bear whose native range lies largely within the Arctic Circle, encompassing the Arctic Ocean, its surrounding seas and surrounding land masses.
2 Rattlesnake Rattlesnakes are a group of venomous snakes of the genera Crotalus and Sistrurus of the subfamily Crotalinae.

It is extremely deadly

3 Alligator An alligator is a crocodilian in the genus Alligator of the family Alligatoridae. The two living species are the American alligator and the Chinese alligator. Additionally, several extinct species of alligator are known from fossil remains.
4 Coyote

How are coyotes dangerous? Sure if they have rabies. But they rarely attack otherwise - Katekat123

There's coyote at the top of the list. Dude, they only killed two people before. they should be at the bottom of this list.

5 Cougar The cougar, also commonly known as the mountain lion, puma, panther, or catamount, is a large felid of the subfamily Felinae native to the Americas.
6 Mosquito Spanish for "small fly," mosquitoes are flies that have been known to cause various diseases . A sample of diseases caused by mosquitoes: malaria, yellow fever, Chikungunya, West Nile virus, dengue fever, filariasis, Zika virus .

The mosquito is the worlds deadliest animal

7 Bobcat The bobcat is a North American cat that appeared during the Irvingtonian stage of around 1.8 million years ago.
8 Brown Bear

Can be 9ft tall and weigh 1200 ibs truly amazing

9 Black Widow Spider
10 Coral Snake

The Contenders

11 Crocodile Crocodiles or true crocodiles are large aquatic reptiles that live throughout the tropics in Africa, Asia, the Americas and Australia.

It can rip its prey to shreds

12 Black Bear

Forget the black bear!

13 Africanized Bee
14 Wolf Often in/from packs, Wolves are carnivorous Canines that come in various colours and breeds, and have evolved to Dogs. Some breeds of Wolves are, like Dogs, domesticated, to become a Working Dog.

The wolf is dominant alpha's of the animals

15 Brown Recluse Spider

My brother thinks so

16 Wolverine The wolverine, Gulo gulo, also referred to as the glutton, carcajou, skunk bear, or quickhatch, is the largest land-dwelling species of the family Mustelidae.
17 Snail Snail is a common name that is applied most often to land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod molluscs.

What!? Why are snails dangerous!? I don't get it!?

18 Great White Shark The great white shark, also known as the great white, white pointer, white shark, or white death, is a species of large lamniform shark which can be found in the coastal surface waters of all the major oceans.
19 Jaguar The jaguar is a wild cat species and the only extant member of the genus Panthera native to the Americas.

Tough animals. A jaguar is probably the most dangerous land animal in North America because a jaguar will beat some of the toughest animals like crocodiles, alligators, cugers, wolfs, polar bears, Panthers, camens, grizzly bears and some foxes.

20 Tick
21 Raccoon The raccoon, sometimes spelled racoon, also known as the common raccoon, North American raccoon, northern raccoon and colloquially as coon, is a medium-sized mammal native to North America.

Raccoons don't normally hurt you, they are just annoying thiefs that make creepy noises

22 Lynx A lynx is any of the four species within the Lynx genus of medium-sized wild cats, which includes the bobcat.

It is a big cat.It is predator and prey

23 Fox Foxes are small to medium sized animals and belong to the Canidae family along with other animals such as jackals, wolves, and domestic dogs. There are 37 species of fox but only 12 are considered true Vulpes. A foxes main prey are birds, fish, berries, insects, and rabbits. Some of the best known species ...read more.
24 Walrus The walrus is a large flippered marine mammal with a discontinuous distribution about the North Pole in the Arctic Ocean and subarctic seas of the Northern Hemisphere.
25 Cottonmouth
26 Gila Monster The Gila monster is a species of venomous lizard native to the southwestern United States and northwestern Mexican state of Sonora.
27 Tiger Shark The tiger shark is a species of requiem shark and the only extant member of the genus Galeocerdo. It is a large macropredator, capable of attaining a length over 5 m. Populations are found in many tropical and temperate waters, especially around central Pacific islands.
28 Scorpion
29 Moose
30 Wild Boar
31 Bison
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