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Dead manatee pulled from South Carolina drainage area

Sunday 12:40 GMT

A manatee was found dead near a drainage area in South Carolina this week, an unusual occurrence as these sea creatures typically migrate south in the search of warmer water during the winter.

“You hope they get out of here before the water gets cold,” Jeff McClary, a co-founder of the South Carolina United Turtles Enthusiasts (S.C.U.T.E), said.

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South Carolina fisherman hooks 17-foot great white shark: It was a 'monster'

Friday 19:07 GMT

As a charter fisherman who assists shark experts with their research by hooking and tagging great whites, South Carolinian Chip Michalove has come across a number of impressively-sized sharks throughout the years.

FISHERMAN CRITICIZED BY FELLOW ANGLERS, ANIMAL ACTIVISTS OVER 1,400-POUND MARLIN CATCH. Michalove hooked the shark, a female, at roughly 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday off the coast of Hilton Head.

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South Carolina couple charged after dog, sick and starving, chews 'his foot off to survive'

Friday 15:26 GMT

A starving Great Dane that was tied to a metal pole with no food or water reportedly chewed off his own foot to survive.

South Carolina residents Jessica James, 32, and Skylar Craft, 38, have been charged with the ill treatment of animals, Fox Carolina reported. The dog at the center of the case, a 6-year-old Great Dane — now named Luke — was found in November by authorities with the Ware Shoals Police Department after they received a call regarding a “very skinny” Great Dane that was missing over half of his back right leg.. “When I approached the fence I could see a very skinny black Great Dane with an injury to his back right leg.

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