Mother nature is truly full of surprises. No one knows for sure how many species of animals exist on Earth. Just when you think you’ve seen it all, some new, bizarre creature makes an appearance, instantly restoring your faith in the impossible. Check out the collection of really weird animals that you’ve probably never heard of.
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Mangalitsa Pig, a.k.a. ’a pig in sheep’s clothing’
This wooly pig was discovered in the mid-19th century. Such a shame that it didn’t become a common pet like dogs or cats.
Rhinopithecus, or golden snub-nosed monkey
Check out the fabulous moustache on this one. Looks a bit like an actual emperor or an old, wise man, huh?
A cross between a kangaroo and a hare?
They look like giant plushie toys!
It’s like he’s trying to catch an alien radio signal from space.
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Blue Footed Booby
Their turquoise legs never fail to catch attention. By the way, these birds have very amusing mating rituals.
These eyes probably see a lot, and they definitely find everything surprising.
Venezuelan Poodle Moth
It was only discovered in 2009, and it really does look like a furry poodle!