Top 7 animal stories from 2021

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Thursday, December 23, 2021
Top 7 animal stories from 2021
Here are our favorite animal stories from 2021!

This year has been tough in many ways, but there have been some lighter moments, including numerous fun animal stories.

We take a look back at the Top 7 animal stories of 2021!

7. Bear steals bucket of chicken: A Sierra Madre man discovered a wild intruder inside his house that helped itself to a bucket of KFC.

6. Turkey mimics police siren: A Washington state trooper was making a traffic stop and noticed a turkey on the side of the road that seemed to be copying the sound of his siren!

5. Sharks that can glow in the dark: Scientists captured the first ever photos of a glow-in-the-dark shark producing its own light.

4. Bald eagle seen swimming in Minnesota lake: A bald eagle was spotted swimming in a Minneapolis lake - an unusual sight captured on video.

3. Invasion of the cicadas: Scientists who study cicadas have waited 17 years for the noise machines to emerge from their slumber.

2. Tortoises try virtual dating: 70-year-old Hugo and 21-year-old Estrella, two endangered Galapagos tortoises, had their first date via FaceTime.

1. "I'm here live, I'm not a cat!": An attorney in west Texas received some unexpected attention during a Zoom call that involved the face of a friendly cat. The attorney couldn't figure out how to turn off his "cat filter," resulting in a priceless viral video moment.