The big, the small, the beautiful, the hideous, all the amazing creatures.

  • Crawfish

    It is illegal to steal crawfish in Louisiana. Crawfish theft in excess of $1,500 is punishable by up to ten years in prison and a $3,000 fine.


  • Black Cats

    French Lick Springs, Indiana, passed a 1939 law that all black cats must wear bells around their necks on Friday the 13th.

    Black Cat

  • Chicken Crossing Road

    It is illegal for a chicken to cross a road in Quitman, Georgia. The owner will be fined.


  • Drunk Elephant

    It is specifically illegal to give beer to an elephant on the streets of Natchez, Mississippi.

    Elephant Beer

  • Pipevine Swallowtail

    Pipevine swallowtails store acids from the plants they eat as caterpillars to become poisonous to predators as butterflies.

    Pipevine Swallowtail

  • Three Toed Sloth

    The three toed sloth is considered the slowest animal in the world.

    Three Toed Sloth

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  • La Princesse

    La Princesse is a giant mechanical spider that traveled around Liverpool, England, in September of 2008.

    La Princesse

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  • Atlantic Wolffish

    An Atlantic Wolffish creates a natural antifreeze in it's blood to survive in cold water.

    Atlantic Wolffish

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