Friday, September 30, 2016
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in

Mystery creature image posted on Twitter


Posted on Tuesday, 26 March, 2013 | Comment icon 69 comments | News tip by: Still Waters


Image credit: PD

 
A photograph of a mysterious carnivorous creature has been posted by Jonah King on Twitter.

The image shows an unidentified creature with vicious looking teeth that was allegedly photographed in the American southwest. According to Mr King the corpse was being picked at by buzzards when it was found and appears to be wrapped in a plastic bin bag.

The jury is out over what the creature is, since the image appeared online theories suggested have ranged from a dead bear or pet dog to a cryptozoological creature such as the legendary Chupacabra. Could it be a genuine new species or is there a more conventional explanation ?

"@MattMoneymaker1 do you have any idea what this is? It was found in rural southwest Ms being eaten by buzzards."

  View: Full article |  Source: Twitter

  Discuss: View comments (69)

   


 
<< Previous story
 Burning snake sets house on fire
Next story >>
 Woman 'dies' for 45 minutes
 
Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #60 Posted by TheSearcher on 29 March, 2013, 12:18
The amazing thing is that with all the high-rez cams in phones, tablets, etc and all the good digital cameras and whatnot, we still get ****ty grainy pictures.
Comment icon #61 Posted by grendals_bane on 29 March, 2013, 20:18
The amazing thing is that with all the high-rez cams in phones, tablets, etc and all the good digital cameras and whatnot, we still get ****ty grainy pictures. But if we had good pictures UM would be a very boring place, with threads titled "Look at this tree stump," or "Exclusive photos of road kill".
Comment icon #62 Posted by mizzdizzy on 2 April, 2013, 2:13
Its King Seeser from the old Godzilla films
Comment icon #63 Posted by Truebeliever7 on 3 April, 2013, 2:32
I think its an anciet hairy dinosaur, acctually we know now some had fur/feathers and are potentialy warm blooded. Digest that then tell me it doesn't look like a hairy alligator raptor thing. Sucks its dead and decaying.
Comment icon #64 Posted by msmike1 on 4 April, 2013, 13:56
Its a dog or a coyote. No telling how long its been dead. Buzzards, opossums, and crows picking at it would explain any hair loss along with hundreds of other reasons. mis-shaped head? Hit by a car. Really nothing at all unusual about it. Its a dead dog of some sort. Mike
Comment icon #65 Posted by TheSearcher on 5 April, 2013, 7:00
I think its an anciet hairy dinosaur, acctually we know now some had fur/feathers and are potentialy warm blooded. Digest that then tell me it doesn't look like a hairy alligator raptor thing. Sucks its dead and decaying. Actually, the warm blooded dinosaurs is only a hypothesis, nothing has been proven yet either way. Besides, not even all modern mammals are warm-blooded in exactly the same way. A fast, hungry cheetah has a classic warm-blooded metabolism, but the relatively primitive platypus sports a tuned-down metabolism that in many ways is closer to that of a comparably sized lizard than... [More]
Comment icon #66 Posted by slaughtr on 8 April, 2013, 13:29
It's clear to see this isn't a dog with those type of teeth.
Comment icon #67 Posted by Infinite Playlist on 19 April, 2013, 11:59
It's obviously Grainius Photographus. When you look it dead in the.. Err, skull... side effects include being unable to take a decent photograph of dead dogs, deciding horrible angles are good, and just overall stupidity in photography 101.
Comment icon #68 Posted by R4z3rsPar4d0x on 19 April, 2013, 22:18
I think its a hoax, the article said he sent it to finding bigfoots Matt MoneyMaker and got no response, MoneyMaker didnt respond because its a hoax. Theres already enough of that going on in the field of Bigfoot.
Comment icon #69 Posted by MasterFlint on 21 April, 2013, 4:58
Thereís a hideous creature stirring up questions in Mississippi, but donít fear, Southerners.. itís dead. http://whofortedblog...ed-mississippi/ Looks like a dead dog to me. Maybe it was a Chow...


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


  On the forums
Tech giants team up to form AI ethics board
9-29-2016
Several major technology companies have joined forces in an effort to prevent an AI-fuelled apocalypse.
Catholic Church: 'exorcists in urgent demand'
9-29-2016
A rise in occult and superstitious practices has allegedly brought about a major exorcist shortage.
'Bigfoot' picked up on live eagle nest webcam
9-29-2016
A live feed from an eagle's nest in Michigan has recorded a mysterious figure wandering around below.
SpaceX plans to send humans to Mars by 2022
9-28-2016
Elon Musk has outlined his extraordinarily ambitious plans to make mankind an interplanetary species.
Other news in this category
'Bigfoot' picked up on live eagle nest webcam
Posted 9-29-2016 | 23 comments
A live feed from an eagle's nest in Michigan has recorded a mysterious figure wandering around below....
 
Another live thylacine video surfaces online
Posted 9-17-2016 | 86 comments
Unseen footage of what appears to be a live Tasmanian tiger in Victoria has appeared on social media....
 
Man captures 'clearest ever' Nessie photo
Posted 9-17-2016 | 37 comments
An amateur photographer has taken a picture of what he believes could be the elusive Scottish monster....
 
Hunt is on for sea monster in Humber River
Posted 9-11-2016 | 47 comments
A new campaign has been launched in England in an attempt to track down the elusive 'Humber Monster'....
 
Live thylacine allegedly caught on camera
Posted 9-6-2016 | 126 comments
A rather shaky video filmed in Adelaide Hills earlier this year allegedly shows a live Tasmanian tiger....
 
Maine snakeskin is actually from an anaconda
Posted 9-4-2016 | 14 comments
A mysterious snakeskin found in Maine recently has turned out to be from a very large snake indeed....
 
Massive snakeskin supports 'Wessie' rumors
Posted 8-24-2016 | 14 comments
A huge snakeskin measuring 12ft in length has been found near Riverbank Park in the US state of Maine....
 
Portuguese 'Gollum' footage surfaces online
Posted 8-18-2016 | 35 comments
An unconvincing video of a bipedal creature in the desert has been doing the rounds online this week....
 
1893 'hairy man' mystery continues to endure
Posted 8-9-2016 | 35 comments
Arthur Marrin came across a strange creature while traveling in New South Wales over a century ago....
 
Man has spent 25 years searching for Nessie
Posted 7-28-2016 | 17 comments
It has now been 25 years since Steve Feltham dedicated his life to hunting down the Loch Ness Monster....
 
Has 'Beast of Bodmin' mystery been solved ?
Posted 7-24-2016 | 13 comments
A zoo owner has come forward with information that could help to explain the alien big cat phenomenon....
 

 View: More news in this category
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com © 2001-2015
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ