Sometimes raccoons attack people. Why? Overpopulation? Do they feel threatened? Did they just wake up that morning needing to bite something?
Raccoons are overpopulating major cities. Check out the links above on Rabies and Disease, Infestations, and Raccoons that Attack. The YouTube video below has a link to the complete PBS Nature episode ‘Raccoon Nation,‘ which is a fascinating look at Toronto’s raccoon invasion.