Princeton researchers successfully turned a live cat into a functioning telephone in 1929.
When coming to power in January 1933, the Nazi Party passed a comprehensive set of animal protection laws, with Hitler saying “In the new Reich, no more animal cruelty will be allowed“.
An Irish youth snatched a homeless mans pet bunny from his arms and threw it off the bridge they were standing on, the homeless man immediately jumped after it and resuscitated the bunny before he passed out and firefighters saved him, the youth was later convicted of torture and animal cruelty.
The world was ending in 1806 because someone wrote “Christ is coming” on eggs and stuffed them back into the hen.
The World record for having a ferret in your pants is 5 hours and 30 minutes.
About as many horses were killed on the Western Front in WWI as people (8 million).