Alachua County sheriff's deputies said the bird's owner, Marvin Hajos, 75, was breeding the rare birds, which are native to New Guinea and Australia and considered the "world's most unsafe birds", WCJB reported.
A woman at the property who told The Gainseville Sun she was Hajos' fiance and had been with him for 20 years commented: "He was doing what he loved". They are native to New Guinea and Australia. "Powerful legs help the cassowary run up to 31 miles per hour (50 kph) through the dense forest underbrush", according to the San Diego Zoo.
The bird can grow up to 5.6 feet tall and weighs as much as 167 pounds, according to the San Diego Zoo website. The largest of the species can approach up to 6 feet in height and are considered the most risky bird in the world, according to the San Diego Zoo.
A 2016 article from the Smithsonian described them as the "world's most unsafe bird".
Cassowaries are listed as a Class II species under the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's captive wildlife regulations and require a permit to own.
Class II is the same category as alligators, honey badgers and clouded leopards, while Class I includes more traditional predators such as a lions, tigers and bears. The zoo says it is second heaviest bird in the world, after its cousin the ostrich.
The creatures can jump nearly 7 feet into the air, "so the bird is quite good at fending off threats or escaping danger", the zoo states.
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With no funds coming from lenders, the beleaguered airline has extended suspension of its worldwide operations till April 18. Earlier on Monday, Jet's pilots and engineers also gathered at its office in Mumbai demanding answers.
Her alleged accomplice, Siti Aisyah, was freed in March after prosecutors also dropped the murder charge against her. Defense lawyers have maintained the women were pawns in an assassination orchestrated by North Korean agents.
There are areas where it's hacking stuff, because that is the fantasy where you can just mow through Stormtroopers. But that's just the start of what players are in for, teases Douglas Reilly, vice president of Lucasfilm Games.
The Canes settled in during the second period and outhshot Washington 11-4, setting the stage for the third-period rally. Alex Ovechkin capped it off to give the Capitals a 3-0 lead after the game's first 20 minutes.
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Like Ocasio-Cortez, she said on Twitter that any "elected leader who refuses to condemn it shares responsibility for it". By mid-afternoon the message had been removed, although at least one other anti-Omar retweet remained in Trump's feed.
Suspect posed as delivery man to shoot woman with crossbow
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Cut melon linked to U.S. salmonella outbreak recalled
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Une coureuse complète le marathon de Paris en talons hauts
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