A North Texas street department worker has been stung about 1,000 times by aggressive bees that also attacked two co-workers who tried to help him.
Animal control officers are warning people about a wave of bee attacks that killed 2 dogs and sent one man to the hospital.
Two horses had to be euthanized after being stung hundreds of times by a swarm of bees in the small town of Eula just outside of Abilene.
It’s been a busy summer for those in the bee business. The owner of Bee Safe Bee & Wasp Removal said, “This is a year that we’ve had more business than we’ve had in our last 20 years.”
A swarm of bees stung eight people in a northeast Fort Worth neighborhood Sunday afternoon, said Fort Worth Fire Department spokesman Richard Harrison.
A swarm of 30,000 bees attacked a woman and her two show horses in Pantego. The woman was stung nearly 200 times; the horses did not survive.
It seems every year, around this time you hear about someone being seriously injured or killed after being attacked by killer bees. According to entomologists, the bees will attack if they feel it’s necessary to defend their territory.
North Texas bee removal specialists say they’re getting a sharp increase in calls for help. A dispatcher for one company said that she is getting up to 150 calls a day.
It’s ‘swarm season’ in Texas. But a Houston inventor has developed an EPA approved formula that stops bees in their tracks.
The lack of honey bees is causing a lot of concern in Texas and worldwide, as bee colonies continue to die off at an alarming rate.
Bazinga! “The Big Bang Theory” character, scientist Sheldon Cooper, already has two Ph.Ds and an IQ of 187. But now he also has a bee dedicated to him.
A bee keeper was sent to a hospital after he was trying rid a foreclosed house of bees.