Thursday, June 12, 2008

Now I've Seen Everything

Okay, I thought the whole 'unicorn' deer thing that was all over 'teh InterWeb' yesterday was strange enough...but this just takes the cake.

A piglet scared of wallowing in mud has overcome its fears with the help of some Wellington boots.

Six-week-old Cinders appears to suffer from mysophobia, a fear of dirt, after refusing to join her siblings as they splashed around in the mud.

Owner Andrew Keeble from Thirsk, North Yorks, said his daughter Ellie, 12, suggested kitting her out in the tiny footwear which had been on a key ring.
Click the link there for more details from BBC, including video.