13 Animals to Avoid on Your Run

Cooler temperatures mean outdoor running is more comfortable and popular during the fall season. We reached out to our fellow runners to find out what animals they were most afraid of. Most of the answers we received were expected, but there were a few surprises mixed in too. Keep an eye out for these dangerous animals on your next run—and follow our tips to stay safe! (But first, read what it takes to beat the wildest predators, in Can You Outrun the World's Most Dangerous Animals?)

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