curious creatures

Collection by Susan Thompson • Last updated 8 weeks ago

Susan Thompson


When thinking about adorable furballs we might imagine a kitty, but not a cow. Yet, these furry Highland calves are just as huggable as puppies or kittens.

Buff-Laced Bantam Polish Eggs, frizzle & smooth, 6+

To the top bidder, I will mail 6+ eggs from my buff-laced bantam Polish. All breeders in my pen are show-potential, and several have been shown and...

6 Extremely Rare National Animals

You’d think the distinction of National Animal would bring with it some sort of benefit – protection from extinction, for instance. Not so. Take the Bald Eagle, symbol of these United States, which has been on and off the endangered species list for over 40 years. Sadly, this sort of thing is far from unusual. Here are six of the coolest, strangest, and most endangered animals repping countries today. 1. Belize – Baird’s Tapir (Tapirus

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Ueno Zoo, Tokyo, Japan (上野動物園のハシビロコウ「アサンテ」♀)

Love this crazy bird! | Pet birds, Animals, Cute animals

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The world's ugliest animals - in pictures

A selection of contenders for the coveted title of world's ugliest animal - eventually won by the blobfish on Twitter


Wrinkly 'naked' Sphynx cat Xherdan looks grumpy as he plays with owner

Hairless sphynx Xherdan, six, from Rüti, Switzerland, is more well-known for his angry-looking frown, but owner Sandra Filippi, 47, says he's a sweet cat who loves to sleep and 'talk'.


Primate- De la Serie /HELP ME IM IN HELL/ Zoo de Huachipa, Lima, Peru, Julio 2009.

Rebecca Dart on Twitter

“This is an actual breed of chicken called a Ga Dong Cao... it is a walking night terror.”