Animals News: 24th January 2022

Alan Barnfield Jailed for Outraging public decency in Shetland Pony sex case

A judge at Sheffield Crown Court jailed Alan Barnfield for 4 years after he was convicted of  outraging public decency. He had been accused of having sex with two Shetland ponies in 2012, but was full story

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Is Crabzilla Real?

A flurry of reports in the press suggest that a 50 foot crab has been spotted on aerial photographs of Whitstable, hanging menacingly around the port.Quite what has propelled this story into the paper full story

The Ipswich Cat Killer

 If dogs are man's best friend cats are possibly in the running to be next in line. There are around 8.5 million domestic cats kept in the UK, and for many they are close personal companions. In full story

Shark Filmed in Suffolk River

As Britain's rivers have become cleaner over recent years - partly due to the massive move away from industrialisation, and partly due to more stringent controls on water quality - various species of full story

Swan found 'barbecued' in Windsor

The news wires are ablaze today with the story that swan has been found 'beaten and barbecued' in Windsor, and that it has been 'stripped of meat'.We have covered such stories on Weird Island in some full story