LOOK: 10 Strangest Animal Incidents

Those who have animals will tell you that sometimes these little companions can be so intelligent it makes you think that one day they can take over the world.

Other times though they do things that are so silly it makes you wonder just how unwise and naive they can be.

Whatever the case, you had better be on the lookout because one day your animal may do something so cool you could post it on YouTube or something so dumb you will need to rush it in for an emergency surgery!

Check this list to see some of the most bizarre things these animals ended up doing.

1. Real-life Ram-bo: The sheep who abseiled down electricity cable after snagging his horn

The unfortunate sheep was spotted bleating for help more than 15 feet above the ground next to an telegraph pole.
Amazed onlookers watched the ram descend from a grazing pasture – apparently accidentally – while dangling from a live wire.

Real-life Ram-bo: The sheep who abseiled down electricity cable after snagging his horn

Image source: Mail Online

2. Chihuahua Blown Away by Strong Wind

The Utleys of Waterford Township, MI, had set up a booth at a flea market when Tinker Bell, a 6-pound Chihuahua who had been standing on top of it, just flew away like a flimsy piece of paper dragged by 70-mile-an-hour winds.

Chihuahua Blown Away by Strong Wind

Image source: NBC News

3. Puppy Survives Miraculously After Swallowing a 10 Inch Toy Arrow

OH well a puppy eats almost everything. In this case, here’s Betty and the 10.5 inch toy arrow that she managed to swallow.

‘Betty started to vomit and wasn’t eating or drinking, which is totally unlike her. Normally she is very boisterous and playful but she was very quiet and didn’t want to be around anyone, not even my daughter,’ Ms Watson said.
An X-ray taken at Thamesmead PDSA PetAid Hospital revealed the foreign object lodged in her intestine.

Puppy Survives Miraculously After Swallowing a 10 Inch Toy Arrow

Image source: Mail Online

4. Bird with cigarette ’caused fire’

A fire which caused £250,000 of damage to a Lincolnshire shop was caused by a bird bringing a lit cigarette back to its nest, investigators have concluded.

It is estimated the fire damage will cost about £250,000 to repair.

bird fire

Image credit: BBC

5. Cat survives 35 days in metal box by licking walls!

A cat has survived being trapped inside an industrial storage container for more than a month.

He survived 35 days without food or water by licking condensation from the sides of the metal unit in Arbroath, Angus.

Socks went missing on May 13, 2009 and owner Michelle Maher, of Arbroath, reported him missing to the charity Cats Protection.

Cat survives 35 days in metal box by licking walls!

Image source: Mail Online

6. Mice Responsible for a Fire That Killed Over 100 Cats

Mice are accountable for a blaze that killed nearly 100 cats at an animal shelter near the Canadian city of Toronto. The fire at the humane society shelter in Oshawa also killed three dogs and some rats that were up for adoption.

Mice or rats are thought to have chewed through electric wires.

Mice Responsible for a Fire That Killed Over 100 Cats

Image source: BBC

7. Skunk Found With Head Stuck In Peanut Butter Jar

Teresa Vick saw something very strange Monday morning, a skunk with his head stuck in a peanut butter jar in downtown Bixby.

“I deliver the Tulsa World in this area and I was throwing a newspaper here at the Community Center and I just happened to come upon him with the jar already on his head about 5:30 this morning,” Teresa Vick said.

The hungry skunk was just looking for a meal when he got his head caught in a discarded jar. Teresa called several places before she found Ned Bruha, The Skunk Whisperer.

Skunk gets head stuck in peanut butter jar

Source: WBRZ

8. Ginger the greedy pig swallows diamond from £1,500 wedding ring

Ginger, a Kune Kune pig, clamped his jaws around the jewel after Anne Moon put her hand into its pen at Easingwold Maize Maze in North Yorkshire.

When Mrs Moon, pictured, pulled away, the diamond had gone. Now farmer Paul Caygill, who owns the attraction, has been given the task of sifting through Ginger’s sty to find the gem.

Ginger the greedy pig swallows diamond from £1,500 wedding ring

Source: Mail Online

9. Adelaide zoo evacuated after ‘ingenious’ orang-utan escapes

Zookeepers at Australia’s Adelaide Zoo believe that Karta, a 27-year-old Sumatran orangutan, was driven to make an incredible escape attempt by grief at the loss of her longtime mate.

She climbed over those disabled hot wires, built up a mound of leaf litter and then used a branch to climb out of the exhibit and on to the surrounding wall of the exhibit.

Adelaide zoo evacuated after 'ingenious' orang-utan escapes

Image source: LA Times

10. Missing cat turns up on TV show

A cat which disappeared from its home in Cornwall turned up safe and well – on the set of Question Time.

Tango was spotted sauntering off to the right hand corner of the set.

Missing cat turns up on TV show

Image source: BBC

So did you enjoy the most bizarre things these animals ended up doing?

H/T: Oddee