Believe It or Not!
Welcome to Ripley’s Menagerie of Curious Creatures
Not So Common Livestock
Today we share with you a few awesome vintage photographs of some of the most bizarre animal mutations.
These particular animals are not exotic species, but rather common livestock … well, maybe not so common.
Little Known Domestic Animal Facts
- In Velez, Colombia, a cow stepped on the trigger of a loaded rifle and accidentally killed another cow!
- “Weirdo”, the largest California chicken ever recorded, weighted 22lbs! He once killed a rooster, two cats, injured a dog — and even injured his owner!
- The Yokohama, a Japanese bird, has tail feathers twelve feet long!
- Edward F. Beale (1822-1893), an American diplomat, learned Arabic just so he could speak to a herd of 70 camels he bought for his ranch!