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Fatal Attractions

2013TV-PG
Fatal Attractions explores cases where sharing a home with deadly pets has devastated lives. What drives people to get so close to animals that are best left in the wild?
Starring
Jana SheldonCarole Baskin
Genres
UnscriptedDocumentary
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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    Audio languages
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    Audio languages
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    Audio languages
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