rodents

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Entire Plane Evacuated Because of This Woman's Emotional Support Squirrel

She wound up screaming "shut up, bitch!" at a passenger and giving everyone the finger on her way off the plane.
Drew Schwartz
10.10.18
video

These Invincible 'Super Rats' Are Genetically Resistant to Poison

VICE Japan met up with a handful of experts studying super rats—genetically mutated rodents humans can't seem to kill.
VICE Staff
5.17.18
rats

"Team Rat" dropped poison from helicopters to kill off all the rodents on this island

It's the "largest rodent eradication project" ever undertaken.
Rex Santus
5.9.18
Oops

Someone Should Probably Tell Lean Cuisine Its New Nutrition Plan Has the Same Name as a Giant Invasive Rodent

Southerners have a different idea of what "Nutria" means.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New Yorkers, Here's How to Tell the Difference Between a Tiger and a Raccoon

For whoever called the cops after they confused an innocent little trash panda for a killing machine.
Drew Schwartz
4.12.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Kids in New Zealand are out to kill the country’s invasive mammals

They think it's the only solution
Arielle Duhaime-Ross
3.24.18
Culture

Catching Up with the Artist Who Stages Viral Rodent Videos

After a chocolate-stealing squirrel caught Canadians’ attention this week, we asked artist and apparent “Pizza Rat” rodent trainer Zardulu about the story’s authenticity and whether that matters.
Sarah Berman
1.8.17
videos

Please Enjoy This Clip of a Hedgehog Unlocking an iPhone

The cutest form of security.
Madison Margolin
11.21.16
Stuff

Learn to Live with Rats, Because You Already Do

Rats eat 42 billion tons of our food each year worldwide and cost the United States an estimated $19 billion annually. They have earned our fear but deserve our respect.
VICE Staff
9.15.16
Florida

Is Florida About to Be Swamped With Capybara?

Too much capybara can be a bad thing.
Sarah Emerson
8.20.16
NEW YORK CITY

Researchers Are Chipping and Surveilling NYC's Rats

New research gets close and personal with some of the city's most hated residents.
Kendra Pierre-Louis
7.14.16
Stuff

Traumatic Tales of Losing Childhood Pets

From the darkly funny to just plain dark, here are tales of your deceased friends with tails.
Drew Millard
7.5.16
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