There Is A Bossy Pig In Australia That Might Be The Real Babe, The Sheep-Pig

There Is A Bossy Pig In Australia That Might Be The Real Babe, The Sheep-Pig

We are all familiar with Babe, the story of a pig who wants to be a sheepdog, but that’s all fiction, right? Well, it turns out there is a REAL pig out there with a penchant for bossing around sheep. Her name is Squeak and she lives on Edgar’s Mission, a non-profit sanctuary for rescued farm animals in Lancefield, Victoria. Watch as Squeak goes full Miss Piggy, barking orders to a group of lambs who seem pretty sheepish about the whole thing. Edgar’s Mission seeks to provide a humane space for former factory-farmed animals. You can donate to the sanctuary via their website and check out more of their adorable videos starring their rescued cuties on their Vimeo page. Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/squeak-sheep-pig/

These 12 Real Animal Hybrids Seem Too Cool To Exist. But They Do.

These 12 Real Animal Hybrids Seem Too Cool To Exist. But They Do.

Hybrid animals may sound like science fiction, but they’re not. Hybrids are typically the topic of my own secret dreams. Said dreams usually revolve around owning a gorilladillo (a cross between a gorilla and an armadillo). Apparently, I might be closer to achieving that goal than I thought. You wouldn’t think that the animals below are real, but there are many living examples of such creatures. Unfortunately, most (not all) hybrids end up being sterile so they cannot be bred even further. That doesn’t mean we can’t clone an army of Ligers, though! 1.) As was foretold by the prophet Napoleon Dynamite, a liger is a cross between a lion and a tiger. It’s Napoleon’s favorite animal because, as he claims, “it’s bred for its skills in magic.” flickr 2.) The sheep-goat is a cross between a sheep and a goat. It was probably made as a concession of peace in the […]