Woman and dogs attacked by raccoon
2012-08-15 22:30:00 -0700
Where: 1500 W Hastings St Vancouver, BC V6G 3L3, Canada
A woman and her two dogs are recovering after they were attacked by a raccoon in Coal Harbour in downtown Vancouver, BC.
The woman was out was walking her dogs around 10:30 on Wednesday evening when the raccoon attacked them. The aggressive animal chased after the woman after she picked up one of her dogs. The raccoon was only was driven off after other people approached the animal and made a lot of noise. People observed the raccoon had young nearby.
The woman and one of her dogs suffered minor scratches. She was taken to hospital for a tetanus shot.