Archive for the ‘Animals’ Category

A pink hippo certainly stuck out like a sore thumb while taking a dip on an African game reserve. The rare animal was spotted among its much darker skinned herd at spotted at Kenya’s Masai Mara national reserve. Experts were split over whether its bright pink colouring was caused by a skin condition. Another theory […]

Firefighters were baffled when they received a call asking the, to rescue a horse that had found itself trapped – in a giant manhole. The team were called out by the horse’s concerned owner after the animal managed to slip down the huge hollow at an unknown location in the Czech Republic. At first, the […]

Monster rat found prowling university

Posted: 3rd December 2015 by Absurd Stories in Animals
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A monster rat – that was a metre long with its tail – has been captured in the grounds of a university. The images of the giant rodent , which weighed as much as 10 kg, sparked a social media frenzy. Some expressed fears it was part of a new breed of super rat others […]

Baby panda cant bear the attention as it is unveiled to the world

Posted: 17th November 2015 by Absurd Stories in Animals
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It’s a hard life being an adorable baby panda . This three-month bear may be getting all the attention in the world, but she isn’t very impressed by all the fuss. Not even a huddle of cuddly panda teddies can cheer up this three-month cub, who remained looking distinctly bored throughout her first public display. […]

Adorable corgi puppy is taught how to sit down by older pooch

Posted: 17th November 2015 by Absurd Stories in Animals
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They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks but you can definitely teach a young one. This adorable clip shows the moment a corgi teaches its puppy how to sit down, by nudging it with its tiny paw. The cute mutt wriggles around in the enclosure and follows the older dog, Zeus, every […]

Infested ear looks disgusting on video

Posted: 22nd October 2015 by Absurd Stories in Animals
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A gruesome video has emerged showing the moment a man had his ear flushed out after dozens of fly larvae had nested inside. In the clip, the man is seen itching and poking at his ear as a doctor prepares to begin the procedure. The video was reportedly captured on an endoscope at a hospital […]

Adorable clip of a fox

Posted: 15th October 2015 by Absurd Stories in Animals
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This incredibly cute footage showing a fox being combed has taken the internet by storm. In the five second long clip, a joyous looking vulpine basks in the attentions of its devoted hairdresser. Its ears waggle, and its eyes shine as it combed. The gif has been creating something of a stir on social media […]