Pukwudgies were known to Native Americans, who gave them a wide berth.
Scary creatures and legendary monsters have long captured imaginations and terrified locals.
Sometimes truth is more terrifying than fiction.
By Carolyn Cox
In 18th century France, the region of Gévaudan was terrorized by a bloodthirsty creature.
A monster, like a devil, flew up through the trees and disappeared behind the church.
By Orrin Grey
They say it lurks in the water, and has a taste for human flesh ...
Haunting the riverbanks of Loveland are sightings of a mysterious creature with leathery skin and a gaping mouth.