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() Elderly woman dies after being attacked by a ROOSTER while collecting eggs from her backyard chicken coop - sparking warnings about seemingly harmless pets The name and age of the South Australian woman have been withheld   It's believed the rooster punctured a varicose vein of the woman with its beak An Adelaide professor, who studied similar deaths, has issued a public warning 

By Sahil Makkar For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 16:39 BST, 1 September 2019 | Updated: 16:39 BST, 1 September 2019

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An elderly woman has died after she was attacked by her pet rooster while collecting eggs from her backyard chicken coop.

The incident recently took place in South Australia, prompting a public warning about seemingly harmless animals that can cause death. 

The rooster punctured a varicose vein of the elderly lady, with its beak causing incessant bleeding. 

The victim's name and age have been withheld to avoid further trauma

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