Lions & Tigers & Bears Got Nuthin’ on the Bees
Grizzly Bears and Sharks get all the deadly publicity but according to Mens’ Health Magazine the top five most lethal creatures, by number of U.S. death from 2002 to 2006 include the lowly bumble bee and man’s best friend. Who knew that one half of the birds and the bees could prove so fatal! Here’s the List!
1. 315 deaths due to hornets, wasps, and bees
2. 142 deaths due to dogs
3. 46 deaths due to spiders
4. 26 deaths due to snakes
5. 4 deaths due to alligator and crocodiles