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Awwdorable Facts About Kune Kune Pigs and Piglets (Viral Thread)

In the words of imgur user caesarstoga, "[t]here seems to be a critical shortage of these chaps on Imgur," and the same goes for the rest of the internet. These unique pigs are probably one of the most adorable pig breeds out there, and in this viral imgur thread, caesarstoga teaches us exactly why. 

They're cuddly, they're harmless, their tiny widdle piglets are the cutest, and they love hanging out with cats. There is nothing else that we could ask for. Allow these "fat and round" creatures to warm your hearts and your snouts, and us and the piggies wish you "a cracking good day". 

viral imgur thread about Kune Kune pigs and piglets thumbnail includes a picture of three Kune Kune piglets 'Kune Kunes, pronounced "cooney cooney", hail from New Zealand. The name, in Maori, means "fat and round", as demonstrated here by Penny and Hamlet'
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Tumblr Thread: Vikings Gifting Ferocious Kittens To Newlywed Brides

If you ever had any doubt about the ferocity of kittens, today, you shall need to look for no more proof. This tumblr thread has given us all the proof we'll ever need by explaining that Vikings - the huge, powerful, strong fighters - used to give tini-tiny kittens to their newlywed wives. And there has to be a reason for that, right? 

Just looking at the pictures of the Norwegian Forest Cats is enough to understand why Vikings would give such ferocious kittens as gifts to their wives, but reading about the legend behind the custom and the real life facts about these facts is something one cannot argue against. So, next time you're considering getting a dog to protect your house, perhaps you should take a look at kittens instead. 

tumblr thread about Vikings gifting kittens to newlywed brides thumbnail includes a picture of a kitten and a picture of a fully-grown Norwegian forest cat 'Text - prokopetz Follow They kinda live up to the legend, too. Your average Norwegian Forest Cat is twenty pounds of solid muscle, with claws large and strong enough to climb solid rock. They've been known to attack bears when defending their territory. And yet they're one of the cuddliest breeds out there, particularly noted for being pati'
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Fascinating And Bizarre Animal Facts (Mostly Cat Facts)

These facts shared by @uberfacts are as fascinating as they are bizarre! And why do so many of them involve farting? I guess we never knew before either an animal can or can't fart, but now we do. And it's all thanks to these strange facts. 

Animal facts are always a treat because chances are, you will come out of here learning about something you've never known or even thought of before. And learning is always fun, especially when it involves random animal facts that you can bring up in conversations and become the life of the party! 

If you are in need of even more animal facts to impress those around you, look no further. 


weird and interesting animal facts - thumbnail of two animal facts | UberFacts @UberFacts Humans are more closely related cats than dogs | sloth is only mammal doesn't fart
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Cats can be quite complicated. This video explores 14 strange cat behaviors and the meanings behind them all. Sure, no one really can say for sure what's going on in a cat's mind but this video does a darn good job of explaining the possible reasons why. 

Ever wonder why your cat begs for food, and when you finally fill up the bowl, your cat will simply give it a sniff or two before walking away? Perhaps they just don't feel like eating the same food but according to this video, it could be that they simply want your love and attention and cats often associate you providing them with food as a sign of affection. How precious is that? 

Let ready to understand the feline mind a bit better! 

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Large And In-Charge Elephant Collection (Memes, Facts, Tweets)

We absolutely adore the gentle giants that roam the Earth! It's only appropriate that we honor their greatness with a large and in-charge elephant dump! All things elephants from memes, facts, to tumblr posts, tweets, and everything in-between! 

Let's lay down some awesome elefacts! As you probably already know, elephants are the largest living mammals on land. There are only two types of elephants, African and Asian. And if you couldn't tell them apart before we'll give you a major hint... it's all in the ears! African elephants have way larger ears than Asian elephants. African elephant ears are often described as being shaped like the continent of Africa itself and the ears of an Asian elephant are shaped like the subcontinent of Indian! There is also a slight trunk difference between the two, Asian elephants have two 'fingers' at the tip of their trunks, African elephants only have one. 

Read more about elephants and how you can help these beautiful creatures at WWF.

all things elephants related, memes, tweets, tumblr posts - thumbnail includes two images one of baby elephant sucking its trunk and one of an elephant being introduced to a seal at the Oregon Zoo | Did know. Baby elephants suck on their trunks, much like babies suck their thumbs comforts them. | animal handlers at Oregon Zoo took Elephant around meet some other animals sea lions were her favorite.
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Deep Diving With Some Shark Facts

It's the beginning of Spooktober and what's spookier than creatures of the deep sea? So much is unknown and the information we do know can be just as scary as the unknown! 

Sharks. If someone tells you, while in shark-infested waters, that they aren't afraid of sharks... they're definitely lying to you. Sharks are terrifying! Yes, they're also amazing and very important to the balance of the ecosystem but that doesn't change the fact that they are essentially dinosaurs. They've got this haunting movement and look, those black eyes... and all those teeth! 

As part of our Spooktober special, we bring to you 25 shark facts that are pretty unnerving. Enjoy! 

scary and interesting shark facts - thumbnail of shark fact "since 1950, 93% of all shark attacks have been on men"
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Can't Spell Facts Without 'Cats' (25 Cat Facts)

We all like to think we know everything there is to know about our favorite animals. The truth is, we'll never fully know everything about them and we will always be learning new facts. 

You might know all of these cat facts listed below, or you might not. You might learn a new fact and that's always exciting and fun. 

Either way, we can all agree that we love cats and their facts only make us feel that much more closer to them. 

list of cool interesting cat facts - thumbnail of cat nose unique like human finger prints | Each cat's nose is unique, much like each finger print human is unique
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Dogs are silly animals who tend to do a lot of weird things that make you stop and ask yourself, "what the heck is that dog doing?"

Well, the kind team of Jaw-Dropping Facts has put together this video that may help you better understand your favorite furry friend. And if not, we just have to accept that some doggo traits will always remain a mystery to us. 

Otherwise, you might learn something you didn't even know! For example, whenever a dog yawns, you would assume they're sleepy, right? We sure would. However, according to this video, dogs tend to yawn when they are feeling anxious, such as being in a new environment, or being around other dogs they do not know. Yawning is often seen in puppies when they're surrounded by other pups. 

Pretty interesting! 

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Facts About Everyone's Favorite Gentle Giants

Elephants may just be the most incredible animals on Earth. Not only are they intelligent, but they have such a range for emotional capacity. 

They can feel, they express their happiness or their sadness. They are social creatures, like us. If a baby elephant cries, the herd will come to comfort the baby by caressing it with their trunks. 

Elephants are not only deep-feeling animals, they are the only species on Earth with their unique characteristics, not a single other animal shares a similar physique. 

And here's another wild fact for you -- elephants purr just like cats! Sure they communicate though trumpet sounds and such, but they also produce rumbles so low that the human ears don't pick up on it. 

There are just so many reasons why elephants are amazing but for now, we'll let you dive into some awesome facts about them! 


elephants elephant animal facts interesting cool amazing gentle giants beautiful animals information | AN ELEPHANT IS ONLY MAMMAL WHO CAN'T JUMP.
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Weirdly Cool And Slightly Uncomfortable Animal Facts (15 Facts)

We've actually never heard of these really bizarre, but some really cool, animal facts! 

Crazy how much we actually don't know about anything. Weird Facts is here to help fix that a bit by providing just the weirdest facts that you probably would be better off not ever knowing. Most of them, anyway. Some facts are just downright cool. 

Follow them on Instagram to get "mind-boggling' facts daily


animals weird facts wow crazy wtf | There are no recorded fatal attacks wild Orcas on humans 2005 12 yr old boy Alaska bumped by killer whale while splashing 4 ft water boy likely mistaken seal, and bump an aborted attack once whale realized mistake. weird-facts.org @factsweird
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There's some really good info in this video on how to show your cat you love them, in a language they understand. 

If you're a cat owner or thinking of getting a cat, this video will help you communicate your affection to your furry friend. 

Check out Jaw-Dropping Facts, on YouTube, for more animal info!

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It's well known that cats are clever creatures, but just how smart are they?

And are they smarter than dogs?

Watch to find out everything you need to know about feline intelligence. 


Get more videos on Cheezburger's Youtube Channel! 

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Fifty Cat Breeds: Origins And Physical Features

Hey, cat lovers! This cat-loving Facebook page, OMG Meow, has recently shared these lovely 50 different cat breeds, along with their origins and physical descriptors! 

How many of them did you already know? Not going to lie, there's a few on this list that we've never really heard of! 

The more you know! 

cats facts origin breeds animals cute cool interesting | LYKOI Lykoi is natural mutation domestic shorthair looks like popular idea were- wolf mutation has occurred domestic cats over last 20 years. DNA testing has been done by UC Davis confirm cats do not carry Sphynx/Devon gene breed developed Vonore, Tennessee. Lykoi adalah mutasi semula jadi dari kucing do- mestik berbulu pendek yang kelihatan seperti 'were-wolf Mutasi ini berlaku pada kucing do- mestik sejak 20 tahun yang lalu. Ujian DNA
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Cats aren't that complicated. They're like grumpy old men in a super cute fuzzy body. 

We're sure our cats dislike a lot more than what's mentioned in this video but it seems to have 12 really solid items that all cats dislike. 

Like, balloons. Don't know about your cats but mine are absolutely terrified of balloons! 

Watch and discover the top 12 things cats hate the most. Maybe you'll learn something about your cat as well! 

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Feel-Good Animal Facts For Anyone Who Needs It

I mean, corgis do seem like noble worthy steeds! 

Not only are these animal facts interesting -- they are heckin' precious! 

Fairies riding corgis to get around? Come on, don't think it can get much cuter than that! 


cats dogs animals facts animal cute interesting cool wow | WELSH FOLKLORE, CORGIS WERE PREFERRED METHOD TRANSPORTATION FAIRIES.
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Dave's Impressively Accurate Guide To Animals

What can we say besides Dave's pretty much nailed it.

Thanks for enriching our minds, Dave! 

dave animal facts funny lol | bloody hell is AN OWL An Owl is Pigeon filled with anger and knowledge Basically violent balloon covered feathers An Owl's natural predators are hurricanes and wizards Owls live 300 years if they don't die first. Dave
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