Fabled “Chupacabra” or mutant fox poisoned by radiation? Russian hunters baffled by dog-like animal

Fabled “Chupacabra” or mutant fox poisoned by radiation Hunters baffled by dog-like animal found in former Soviet republicMythical beast – named “goat sucker” in Spanish because of its carnivorous diet – is thought to have been discovered in remotest Ukraine.Vets in Ukraine are struggling to identify a “mutant” animal shot by hunters in a remote area of the former Soviet republic.

Orphaned kangaroo and wombat are inseparable friends (they even share the same pouch)

True blue mates! Orphaned kangaroo and wombat are inseparable friends (they even share the same pouch) Anzac the joey and Peggy the wombat sleep together at the Wildlife Kilmore Rescue Centre in Victoria, AustraliaCentre said the unlikely friends are comforted by each other”s movement and heartbeat

Scientists discover new species of “blind snake” in Brazilian river (and please stop sniggering at the back)

Scientists discover new species of “blind snake” in Brazilian river that looks remarkably like a piece of the human anatomy (and stop sniggering). Forgive us if this puts you off your dinner because, as snakes go, this is not much of a charmer.

Prince Harry hippo gives his happy handler a loving lick

Harry the hungry hippo gives his happy handler a loving lick. Adorable Harry the hippopotamus is no stick-in-the-mud when it comes to making friends with humans.