Speaking to ABC, Tucker said the 72-year-old man was lucky to have not been more seriously injured during the attack by the lizard, some species of which can grow to more than 8 feet (2.4 meters) in length.
The man was taken to hospital by CQ Rescue and is in a stable condition.
The reptile was said to have turned on the elderly couple when they tried to break a fight up between the goanna and their dog in their yard at their home near Airlie Beach in north Queensland on Thursday afternoon.
"The man suffered a very serious laceration and possible fracture of his right forearm as well as severe bleeding from his leg wound".
The man was airlifted to Mackay Base Hospital for treatment, GQ Rescue said on Twitter, while his wife was sent the Proserpine Hospital. The dog, a Jack Russell, was killed during the incident, according to an ABC report. "He was in considerable pain".
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The timing of the veiled threat comes particularly on the heels of spiraling tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbors. Parrikar, who died previous year , had said India was a responsible nuclear power and 'it would not use it irresponsibly'.
Customs computer system crash causes nationwide airport delays
We're going to miss our connection", tweeted Barrie King at the Twitter page for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Passengers reported that they've spent more than two hours standing in line at the Washington Dulles International Airport .
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The team is now 23.5 games out of first place in the National League West, sporting a 56-64 record. Green said the injury was the result of "common usage" and that it would require rest to heal.
Queensland Ambulance Service supervisor Shane Tucker told ABC the claws of the goanna would have caused damage. "He has had quite significant injuries to his arm and leg and has had some blood loss".
"Definitely out of the ordinary".
"Unfortunately these lizards basically eat anything that's made out of meat, they're not fussy at all - so rodents, birds, they'll even eat other lizards, other reptiles, so something the size of a small dog or a cat is right up there on the menu for these guys", he said.
"They will scratch your arms up, but the bite is far worse than any of the scratches, those razor-sharp teeth just open you up very, very easily."
Mr Ryan had one piece of advice for anyone encountering a goanna - "I would highly recommend leaving it alone".
Later, Trump said the two lawmakers were "very anti-Jewish and very anti-Israel". "They are a disgrace", the president stated . On Thursday, Tlaib asked the interior minister for permission to go there so she could visit her grandmother.
Bitcoin's main areas of criticism over the years have been the lack of regulation and possible manipulated market activity. The long-awaited Bakkt Bitcoin futures and warehouse is finally launching in September, a Medium announcement says.
The bigger challenge for Akshay's film is whether it will be able to bring audiences to the theatres after the holiday period. A film that has been the talk of the town from quite some time now is R Balki's Mission Mangal .
Investors paused to catch their breath Thursday, one day after the stock market suffered its worst drop of the year. On the trade front, China said earlier Thursday that it plans to push back against proposed USA tariffs.
Air Force has awarded $967 million for the rocket's development under its National Security Space Launch competition . Bruno said the company's Atlas V rocket can also launch Dream Chaser if Vulcan development falls behind schedule.
Thursday, but it didn't actually take to the sky until shortly before midnight because of inclement weather. Those on board the plane also said they were never given a concrete reason as to what caused the delays.
Priety Zinta, who has workd with Saif in films like Salaam Namaste and Kya Kehna, shared a collage of her photos with Saif. But now, she has chose to extend her stay in London and will have to travel frequently between London and Mumbai.
In that same election, every state with a Senate race picked a senator and the presidential candidate from the same party. Even in a crowded Democratic primary, Hickenlooper is still seen as the party's strongest candidate to take on Gardner.
The recall applies specifically to 26 oz. resealable bags of Weaver breaded chicken breast patties with rib meat. Tyson Foods has announced it is recalling 39,078 pounds of chicken patties that may be contaminated.
The Dow Jones Industrials finished in the green 99.97 points to 25,579.39, after suffering its worst day of the year Wednesday. Investors brushed off a weak forecast from agricultural equipment maker Deere, which gained 3.6%.
After its short period in Italy, Bugatti has now been back at its old headquarters in Molsheim, France, for nearly 20 years. The newly developed, complex and very narrow headlamps with integrated LED daytime running lights provide the ideal match.
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With Lionel Messi ruled out through injury, Griezmann started in a front three along with Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele . Aritz Aduriz scored an incredible overhead kick in the dying minutes to earn a shock win for the hosts.
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La société de production prestataire, Superfly, s'est elle aussi désengagée, s'interrogeant sur la faisabilité du projet. Sur scène, 32 artistes solo et groupes se succédèrent... dont 20% seulement étaient des femmes.
Disney hits a major movie earnings milestone with 'Toy Story 4'
With Toy Story 4 passing $1 billion, Disney has become the only studio to have 5 billion dollar grossing movies in a single year. According to The Hollywood Reporter , Toy Story 4 was predicted to open in the U.S. within a $140 million-$165 million range.
Cathay Pacific CEO resigns after pressure from Beijing
Many businesses, including other major property developers, have publicly backed Lam's administration and the city's police. Cathay's new chief executive Mr Tang was the head of Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company, which is also owned by Swire.