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Crazy Animals

Crazy Animals

Ripley’s brings you the animal kingdom’s most unusual inhabitants. From two headed tortoises and curious finds from under the sea to astonishingly smart dogs and courageous cats. Everything that Mother Nature left behind, Ripley’s has picked up and brought it all together for you.

Underdogs

Underdogs

Man’s Best Friend They’re cute, they’re cuddly, they’re our best friends. People even say that after awhile you begin to look like your dog, and that dogs take on their owner’s personality traits.
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Newest Acquisition: 4-pound Tiger Hairball

Newest Acquisition: 4-pound Tiger Hairball

Cough it up Ty is a 17-year-old tiger who wasn’t feeling very well.  Turns out Ty had a hairball the size of a basketball lodged in his stomach. 
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Poisonous Centipede Lives in Woman's Throat for a week and lives to tell the tale!

Poisonous Centipede Lives in Woman’s Throat for a week and lives to tell the tale!

Okay, Maybe the Centipede didn’t “tell the tale”… But the woman sure did.  The 55-year-old woman from India went to the hospital because she had been experiencing a tickling sensation in her lower throat for about a week. Finger Lickin’ Good The lady had eaten some chicken and she assumed […]
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Tiny Chameleon

Tiny Chameleon

Wait, is that real? This isn’t a miniature sculpture by the talented Willard Wigan. This is an actual living dwarf chameleon!
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Two-Headed Shark

Two-Headed Shark

Pranks of Nature At Ripley’s we have a long history of featuring what Robert Ripley used to affectionately call “Pranks of Nature.”  We have found two-head kittens, two-headed milk snakes, and two-headed tortoises. However, I don’t think we have ever seen anything as unbelievable as this two-headed bull shark!
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Dolphins: Dog's Best Friend?

Dolphins: Dog’s Best Friend?

Dolphin Lifeguards Turbo is one lucky Doberman.  He was stranded in a canal for over 15 hours before a pod of dolphins came to his rescue.
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Sad Sad Rats

Sad Sad Rats

Robot Rat Depression Scientists at Waseda University in Tokyo have developed a rat robot to basically bully real rats into depression!
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The Amazing Balancing Ibex of Diga del Cingino

The Amazing Balancing Ibex of Diga del Cingino

That must be some good salt! Look closely to the picture to the right.  Can you spot the Amazing Balancing Ibex?
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Jailbreak Kitty

Jailbreak Kitty

Here kitty kitty kitty… Everyone loves a good jailbreak story.  Shawshank Redemption is one of my favorite movies of all time.  I also love a good cat story.  Just this week on Facebook I posted pics of Venus the two-faced kitty and BatCat.
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Top 12 of 2012

Top 12 of 2012

Happy (almost) New Year! Let’s take a look back at 12 of the favorite posts from 2012! Starting with Last January and working our way to December, this year we had a number of amazing stories on our blog. Did your favorite make the list?
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