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Bipedal dog-like creature photographed outside zoo

By T.K. Randall
May 29, 2022 · Comment icon 25 comments

What sort of creature is this ? Image Credit: Reddit / Segu1n
This controversial image allegedly shows a strange creature that was seen outside the perimeter fence of a zoo in Texas.
The photograph, which was posted up on Reddit by the user 'Segu1n', has certainly generated some debate in recent days, however its authenticity remains a topic of contention and even if it is genuine, nobody seems to be quite sure what it actually shows.

According to the uploader, the image was captured by a game camera which happened to be covering the perimeter fence of Amarillo Zoo in Texas.

"It was posted in a private zookeeper Facebook group," he wrote. "The keeper said that they caught the image on a trail camera pointed at a perimeter fence and couldn't figure out what it was."
"I believe it was pointed from inside the zoo at the perimeter fence. (It was the Amarillo Zoo). The OP's other posts go back at least a year and are all just normal animal keeper type posts."

Assuming that the picture has not been doctored, it certainly seems to show some sort of animal, however it is unclear what type of animal it could be.

Another possibility is that this could be an optical illusion and that what we are actually looking at is a clump of vegetation or something else mundane that just happens to look like a creature.

Whatever the case, it's certainly unusual.

Source: Reddit | Comments (25)




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Comment icon #16 Posted by Brea 2 years ago
Fake.  Here's why: Look at the leg on the left side of the pic. (The animal's right leg).  Follow it from the ground up and you'll see that it crosses over to the OTHER side of the animal's body and also goes up too high to be any normal kind of leg.   Both legs are lighter than the rest of the body (at least they are on my PC) and are easy to see.  Now, the way the FEET are facing, they seem to be turned more in the direction of the game camera.  Yet the "hips" seem to be as if the animal is walking fully towards the left of the frame and not facing the camera at all.  The stance of th... [More]
Comment icon #17 Posted by HSlim 2 years ago
I'mma need y'all to stop posting pics of my ex wife. 
Comment icon #18 Posted by elliott19 2 years ago
Yet another picture proving nothing due to blurring like millions of other pics proving nothing.
Comment icon #19 Posted by DieChecker 2 years ago
Just look at the legs. The knees aren't even under the body. A creature standing like that would just fall over backward. Looks like a prop. Maybe even a cardboard cutout.  What it is not, is a real creature. At least IMHO. 
Comment icon #20 Posted by Resume 2 years ago
Where are the rest of the pictures?
Comment icon #21 Posted by Portre 2 years ago
It's Jar Jar Binks
Comment icon #22 Posted by DieChecker 2 years ago
Update... KCBD: 80 security cameras donated to Amarillo Zoo to help solve ‘Unidentified Amarillo Object’ mystery. https://www.kcbd.com/2022/06/14/80-security-cameras-donated-amarillo-zoo-help-solve-unidentified-amarillo-object-mystery/
Comment icon #23 Posted by XenoFish 2 years ago
It's a furry.
Comment icon #24 Posted by Jon the frog 2 years ago
Seen him before !  
Comment icon #25 Posted by Hammerclaw 2 years ago
Jar Jar Abrams


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