ANIMALS

weird

A Very Resourceful Woman Scared Off a Cougar by Blasting Metallica

She called the lurking animal a “bad kitty” and played "the noisiest thing on [her] phone."
Josh Terry
8.2.19
ANIMALS

Penguins Detained by New Zealand Police for Loitering Beneath a Sushi Shop

The penguins were described by authorities as "waddling vagrants."
Gavin Butler
7.16.19
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Rich People in Pakistan Keep Pet Lions and Exotic Animals to Flex Their Fortunes

Over 300 lions can be found in gardens, farmhouses and rooftop cages in Karachi alone.
Shamani Joshi
7.3.19
WTF

Animals With Knives, Ranked

'Battle Beasts' IRL.
Peter Slattery
6.19.19
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Scientists Say ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’ are an Evolutionary Trait to Make Dogs Cuter

A new study suggests domesticated dogs evolved the ability to make themselves look like babies so humans would pay them more attention.
Gavin Butler
6.19.19
food news

You Can Now Pay $50 to Hang Out in a Cafe Full of Live Rats

“Cong-RATS, ladies and bRODENTS, all of your dreams will come true,” the Rat Bar’s event page says.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.3.19
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New Laws in Australia Aim to Acknowledge That Animals Have Feelings

The proposed laws would be the first in Australia to recognise animals as "sentient" beings, and bring harsh penalties against anyone caught mistreating them.
Gavin Butler
5.14.19
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A Parrot Got Detained for Yelling 'Police' to Warn Its Owners About a Drug Raid

"He must've been trained for this."
River Donaghey
4.25.19
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Please Adopt Barsik, This 18-Kilo Monster Cat

Get a load of this unit.
Peter Slattery
4.9.19
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Suspected Poacher Gets Trampled to Death by Elephant Then Eaten by a Pride of Lions

Only the man's skull and his pants were retrieved by rangers at South Africa's Kruger National Park.
Gavin Butler
4.8.19
pets

Chinese Woman Spends Over $1,000 on Plastic Surgery for her Cat

According to this lady, cats could also benefit from a little double-eyelid surgery
Edoardo Liotta
3.1.19
Science

The Louder the Monkey, the Smaller Its Balls, Study Finds

Howler monkeys can be well-endowed in the voice box or the family jewels, but not both.
Becky Ferreira
2.19.19
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