Preserved for an eternal after-life...these strange taxidermies make some cringe in fear or horror. Yet to others, this ancient art is the ultimate form of respect, even worship. Counting down astonishing cases of animals...Eternally Stuffed.
Rodents, insects, and wild mystery meats. To some they're recipes for a nightmare. To others, they're delicacies pushing edible taboos to the limit. Counting down the most outrageous, disturbing, and extreme food that's Nasty... And On The Menu.
When police encounter live creature cargo it's the wildest take downs imaginable. Counting down astonishing case files of animals... Smuggled and Seized.
Some incredible, tiny creatures push downsizing to the evolutionary edge. What drives this amazing menagerie of mini creatures? Uncover DNA deformities, strange sub-species, and confounding mutations.
Whether pushed, pulled, or exploded into this world they look like they come from another planet. Be warned: these stories will make you queasy. Counting down the animal kingdom's most extraordinary... Alien Offspring.
Untamed treatments. Animal antidotes. And skin-crawling cure-alls. From killer venom, to exotic elixirs and procedures that defy death. What fuels nature's most extreme chemistry, and wildest Rx? Warning: these stories are not for the squeamish.
Etched, inscribed, impossibly imprinted. Creatures altered by ink. Beasts transformed by design. From striking images to bizarre body modifications. Some will stop at nothing to adorn their animals.
Gluttonous appetites'. Strange DNA disorders. Can these goliath creatures scale down before its too late? We're counting down amazing obese beasts in...More Fat Animals.
An ancient civilization once worshipped them as gods. We cultivate them as pets. But some of these backyard beasts are in a class by themselves. How do these extra-ordinary cats defy their species, and survive?
Trapped, flushed and wounded...now, as they cling to survival can these animals beat the odds and fight their way back from the brink? Counting down nature's most incredible close calls... They Should Be Dead.
Alien colors. Mutant shades. Disorienting DNA. These twisted tints of fur, feathers, and skin are all too real. These are the animal kingdom's most mystifying and eye-popping pigment extremes. Uncover the world's most astonishing Color Freaks.
In an animal kingdom filled with feathers and fur, they dare to go bare. But what happened to their hair? Mysterious medical conditions. Rare adaptations. Even genetic engineering - uncover the secrets of the un-naturally uncovered.
It's the most outrageous footage you have to see to believe. We're digging deep into the freaky files-giving out awards for the most eccentric and extraordinary footage finds. Here are the top ten Way Too Freaky clips.
A Californian man blows the most bubbles with a tarantula stuffed inside his mouth. A record-breaking number of kisses on a king cobra. A woman in Thailand spends her days and nights with 5,000 scorpions. These are mind blowing jaw-dropping talents.
Bizarre animal anxieties send shivers down spines and stand hair on end. A giant galloping bird terrorizes a young woman. A man loves horses, but is terrified of their teeth. These are the world's wildest, weirdest Animal Phobias.
In Italy locals drape snakes on the statue of Saint Dominic and parade through the streets, all to ward off snakebites. A frog marriage in India appeases the rain gods and helps bring an end to a drought. These are the world's most astonishing RITUALS.
On Animal Planet's "Weird, True and Freaky," a cage dive off the coast of Africa goes wrong when this great white gets inside the cage.
Count down some of the craziest, creepiest and coolest animals in the kingdom. From the furless ones to the ones that ate what? Each episode will show you more Weird, True & Freaky animals.
Alligators in your sewer, a man who blows bubbles with tarantulas in his mouth, and keeping panthers as pets, these rare and bizarre scenarios may sound like punch lines, but this is no laughing matter; it's serious science, and we've got the pictures to prove it! WEIRD, TRUE & FREAKY delivers in-depth analysis of amazing animal footage and fresh insight from scholars, including Stanford University animal experts Dr. Jill Helms and Dr. Sophia Yin, exotic animal specialist Dave Riherd, and snake wrangler Jason C. McElroy. Every story is WEIRD, TRUE & FREAKY-and 100 percent real!
WEIRD, TRUE & FREAKY tackles true-life, truly weird animal story. From scorpions assaulting a passenger on a plane, to a woman finding a snake in her toilet. These are not urban legends, but these real and terrifying tales will astound you.