Goat-Eating Panda on the Loose

Forget everything you think you know about pandas. They're not all cute and cuddly bears who spend all day rolling around on their backs and chewing on bamboo.

Officials in one Chinese province are on the hunt for a wild panda that escapes back to the woods after chowing down on villagers' goats. Pandas are primarily vegetarians, but some are omnivores. Residents don't know when or if the killer panda will return to wreak havoc on their livestock.

China estimates that there are about 1,800 pandas living in the wild, which is up from 1,100 back in 2000. (Shanghaiist