Most Dangerous North American Animals


The Top Ten

1 Coyote

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

2 Mosquito 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

3 Polar Bear 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.
4 Rattlesnake

It is extremely deadly

5 Snail Snail Snail is a common name that is applied most often to land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod molluscs.
6 Africanized Bee
7 Crocodile 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

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

Can be 9ft tall and weigh 1200 ibs truly amazing

The Contenders

11 Raccoon 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

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13 Wolf 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

14 Human Human Humans are not exactly wild animals, but not domesticated, either. Proven to be the most intelligent species of animals on Earth. Humans' colours vary from almost pepper black to milky white. Builders of the global civilization.

Certain animals only threaten certain animals, but we threaten EVERYTHING THAT BREATHES. We threaten all wildlife, trees (they technically breath carbon dioxide), and our own species by killing each other. - Emberflight_of_StormClan

Humans are killing the earth, therefore putting us all in danger. Whatever being does that is the most dangerous.

15 Cougar 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.
16 Brown Recluse Spider Brown Recluse Spider

My brother thinks so

17 Wolverine 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.
18 Great White Shark 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 Jaguar

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 Black Bear

Forget the black bear!

21 Lynx Lynx A lynx is any of the four species within the Lynx genus of medium-sized wild cats, which includes the bobcat. V 1 Comment
22 Fox 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 more.
23 Walrus 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.
24 Leopard Seal
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