This model is an ‘emotional support human’ for her pet hen

This model is an ‘emotional support human’ for her pet hen

They’re two birds of a feather. Williamsburg model Summer Rayne Oakes isn’t much for poodles or pomeranians. Instead, the 34-year-old environmental activist totes a pet hen everywhere she goes — and eats her eggs for breakfast. “I’ll usually make them into a…

Fossil shows how some ancient crocodiles morphed into dolphin-beasts

Fossil shows how some ancient crocodiles morphed into dolphin-beasts

Ancient crocodiles evolved into strange dolphin-like creatures with BOTH a tail fin and armour plating, reveal researchers studying Jurassic fossil dating back 180 million years A new species of ancient reptile – Magyarosuchus fitosi – has been discovered   Experts uncovered the find…

‘Pet-tech’ of the future? Patents reveal bizarre inventions

‘Pet-tech’ of the future? Patents reveal bizarre inventions

‘Pet-tech’ of the future? Patents reveal sunglasses for dogs, chainmail collars for SNAKES and cat flaps that use radiation to exclude non-gingers The patents were uncovered by Haseltine Lake, a trademark attorney Among its finds is a ‘pet sunglasses system’ to provide shade…

Scientists train a spider to jump on demand

Scientists train a spider to jump on demand

A spider called Kim has been trained to jump on demand by scientists keen to learn the secrets of her acrobatic ability. The circus act study could help engineers design agile mini-robots that are currently beyond human technology. Kim is a "regal…

Pit bull attacks woman on subway

Pit bull attacks woman on subway

A shocking video posted on Instagram shows a pit bull attacking a woman on the subway and refusing to let go even as several people tried to pull the dog away. The video shows the pooch chomping down on a woman’s shoe…

Curious bear trapped in car rescued by police

Curious bear trapped in car rescued by police

Turns out he wasn’t smarter than the average bear. A curious bear ended up needing help from police in Colorado on Monday after breaking into a vehicle and getting locked inside. The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said in a Facebook post they…

Farmer mocks snowflake 'townies' complaining about his 'noisy and smelly' animals with hilarious warning sign

Farmer mocks snowflake 'townies' complaining about his 'noisy and smelly' animals with hilarious warning sign

Stephen Nolan, 48, got fed up after four years of complaints. His sign says: “This property is a farm. Farms have animals and animals make funny sounds, smell bad and have sex outdoors. “Unless you can tolerate the above, don’t buy a…

Your dog probably can’t predict earthquakes

Your dog probably can’t predict earthquakes

Can animals predict natural disasters? Lots of anecdotal evidence exists to suggest they can, with plenty of people claiming that their dogs or cats behaved erratically just prior to an earthquake. However, despite plenty of claims, a recent study suggests that animals…