ANIMALS

food news

Glaring At Seagulls Will Make Them Leave Your Food Alone, Experts Say

One New Jersey city has been using trained falcons to scare off these thieving birds—but there's an easier way, researchers claim.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.7.19
News

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
8.1.19
nature

There’s No Evidence Fireworks Kill Baby Animals

Every Fourth of July, an internet rumor claims that panicked animal parents abandon their young after fireworks displays. There’s no evidence to back this up.
Caroline Haskins
7.3.19
WTF

Animals With Knives, Ranked

'Battle Beasts' IRL.
Peter Slattery
6.18.19
food news

Woman Somehow Offended by Charming Baby Opossum Crawling Around Applebee's Bar

Maybe the opossum just wants a $1 Long Island iced tea like the rest of us.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.14.19
food news

GREAT 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
5.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Please Adopt Barsik, This 41-Pound Chungus of a Cat

Get a load of this absolute unit.
Peter Slattery
4.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Petco Lets 'All Leashed Pets' in Its Stores, So a Couple Brought—Wait What

Allow us to introduce you to Oliver, a 1,600-pound African Watusi.
River Donaghey
3.22.19
Motherboard

These Bears Can Mimic Faces Like Humans and Apes

Sun bears show social intelligence by copying the open-mouthed expressions of their playmates.
Becky Ferreira
3.21.19
The Nice Guide to Right Now

Everything Sucks Except This Video of a Guy Saving Two Dogs from a Frozen Lake

Watch a good man rescue some good boys.
River Donaghey
3.13.19
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