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#16    Lava_Lady

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 07:25 PM

View Postseeder, on 08 May 2013 - 02:21 PM, said:

hehe, I saw this pic YEARS ago and kinda funny how its surfaced again, so whoever recently posted it to that website is a bit late

here it is in 2009, http://topcultured.c...eirder-it-gets/

and thats probably still not the oldest link there is, but its Fun to hear it went viral, again!!

heres similar

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http://www.google.co...12&tx=143&ty=98



and...wait for it

Conegato, Half Cat, half Rabbit !!

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and before you all cry its impossible to have a half cat/rabbit, read the linky

http://www.ronworkma...3822789/cribbit
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I recall when I was about 10 reading about some "cabbits" that were born.  They were being sold by the owner but they looked so strange and I thought, how sad they will not know who/what they are because of their dual natures but I don't think they lived long.

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 08:38 PM

All cabbits that I've read about were actually deformed cats.

Cats and Rabbits are so genetically different that basically the only thing they have in common is that they are placental mammals.

Cat = Class: Mammalia, Order: Carnivora, Family: Felidae, Genus: Felis, Species: F. catus
Rabbit = Class: Mammalia, Order: Lagomorpha, Family: Leporidae, Genus: Oryctolagus, Species: O. cuniculus

AFAIK, such a hybrid is not even possible in a forced fertilization labratory environment.

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 08:59 PM

i wasn't sure what to make of it lol it looks funny and pretty damn cool and funny but i thought to myself that can't be real as in its more likely photo-shopped lol still that would be something to see and surprisingly too.if it was real it would maybe be a experiment by some scientist in labs maybe or it could be some mutation though as well.


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Posted 08 May 2013 - 10:36 PM

Is it's name Eric perchance?

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 11:16 PM

View PostDieChecker, on 08 May 2013 - 08:38 PM, said:

All cabbits that I've read about were actually deformed cats.

Cats and Rabbits are so genetically different that basically the only thing they have in common is that they are placental mammals.

Cat = Class: Mammalia, Order: Carnivora, Family: Felidae, Genus: Felis, Species: F. catus
Rabbit = Class: Mammalia, Order: Lagomorpha, Family: Leporidae, Genus: Oryctolagus, Species: O. cuniculus

AFAIK, such a hybrid is not even possible in a forced fertilization labratory environment.



Thea, I'm aware of the rules of genetics.  But it was in our local paper way back when.  Being 10 at the time I didn't ask how it could be possible.   It could have even be a hoax.  I have rewired to research out as am adult but found nothing.

It was in a paper called the Sun Press and there was one picture of a litter of 4 cabitts or so.  I remember the article because it's so bizarre.  The mother was the cat supposedly.







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Posted 08 May 2013 - 11:48 PM

Something less than a cat, but also something more.


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Posted 09 May 2013 - 08:16 AM

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 08:51 AM

Fun with Photo-shop. :yes:

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 09:21 AM

I think it'd be fun to run around as an ostrich-man!


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Posted 09 May 2013 - 12:57 PM

It would be terrible if the was a real photo. Poor kat.


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Posted 09 May 2013 - 01:04 PM

View PostYukiEsmaElite0, on 09 May 2013 - 12:57 PM, said:

It would be terrible if the was a real photo. Poor kat.
it is a real photo just edited


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Posted 09 May 2013 - 04:49 PM

This is kinda lame. You can tell be observing it that the cat just happened to take a step with its other hind leg pointed straight when the photo was taken. Cats do this stretch when they've been laying a while. I really hope this is not mysterious to anyone.


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Posted 09 May 2013 - 04:58 PM

View Postatomk12, on 09 May 2013 - 04:49 PM, said:

This is kinda lame. You can tell be observing it that the cat just happened to take a step with its other hind leg pointed straight when the photo was taken. Cats do this stretch when they've been laying a while. I really hope this is not mysterious to anyone.

:w00t: Perhaps you didnt read the article properly? Its the cats front legs only, the rest has been shopped. But does your cat do that clever stretch then? While hiding his ears too?

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Posted 10 May 2013 - 05:21 AM

View Post95-Nasty, on 08 May 2013 - 04:56 PM, said:

How the hell can it walk on two legs like that?

Lots of cats can walk on two legs. It's obvious these are deformities. Cats and rabbits cannot combine genetically ,as far as I know .
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Posted 11 May 2013 - 07:09 AM

And i shall call him minny me.





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