Friday, April 20, 2018
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in
This news story is archived which means that, while it is still available to view, the information contained within may be outdated and the original source site/link may no longer be viewable.

For the most recent stories, please visit either the site's home page or main news section.

Is there a stuffed Thunderbird in Ontario ?

Posted on Monday, 29 June, 2009 | Comment icon 19 comments


Image credit: Wikipedia
 
Cryptozoologist Karl Shuker looks back at a case from 1998 in which he received information from a University Professor on a possible stuffed thunderbird being kept in the town of Spanish, Ontario.

"Karl Shuker: In 1998, I received the following fascinating information of possible relevance to North America's ongoing thunderbird or 'big bird' mystery."

  View: Full article

 Source: ShukerNature


  Discuss: View comments (19)

   


 
Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #10 Posted by Archosaur on 29 June, 2009, 21:02
How many people does a thunderbird have to eat before he's stuffed? ...no wonder he couldn't just fly away...
Comment icon #11 Posted by FootBeef on 29 June, 2009, 22:17
How many people does a thunderbird have to eat before he's stuffed? ...no wonder he couldn't just fly away... zing
Comment icon #12 Posted by psyche101 on 29 June, 2009, 23:05
Why write an article then go see if the rumor is true? What a tosser.
Comment icon #13 Posted by DieChecker on 30 June, 2009, 0:22
Maybe because writing an article can pay the bills, sometimes, but going looking for a rumored stuffed bird has a high probability of being a waste of time. It is a lot easier to pass on stories and speculate, right? It is what most of us do.
Comment icon #14 Posted by Fell on 30 June, 2009, 0:27
How do you hide that thing?! I wish it were true, but I think it is fake.
Comment icon #15 Posted by weirdoh on 30 June, 2009, 1:33
My dad is from the Serpent River indian rez, Cutler is the name of the "town" it's fairly close to Spanish. He's never told me anything of it. I'm just surprised to see that name on this website, kinda cool.
Comment icon #16 Posted by Melly on 30 June, 2009, 13:53
I'm from Manitoulin, also near there. I had to do a double take to make sure it said Spanish, ONTARIO. It is kind of cool seeing our corner of the north acknowledged, even though it is probably over nothing. We had a silly story going around here a few years ago. There was a rumour that Tom Selleck had a cottage on the island. Not true, was just a guy with a moustash and a Hawaiian shirt Although that would be quite awesome, too
Comment icon #17 Posted by Funky Poacher on 30 June, 2009, 18:46
^ Stephen King actually has a cabin around where I'm from. A few of my friends have met him. Who cares.
Comment icon #18 Posted by Cryptid_Control on 16 July, 2009, 20:41
um if i remember corectly isent that that big prehistoric black bird in the museum... i know someone must remember that right? CC
Comment icon #19 Posted by WalkingDude20 on 16 July, 2009, 22:21
^ Stephen King actually has a cabin around where I'm from. A few of my friends have met him. Who cares. I care! MAGNUM PI!!!!!!!!! Also, Stephen King would be an interesting fellow for sure. Probably a little creepy as well.


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


  On the forums
New species of 'exploding ant' discovered
4-20-2018
Capable of taking drastic action to protect their colonies, these ants have a rather unusual defense mechanism.
Missing Nazi submarine mystery finally solved
4-20-2018
The wreckage of one of Germany's most advanced U-boats has been discovered off the coast of Denmark.
Mutation helps Bajau people stay underwater
4-19-2018
In a rare case of natural selection in modern humans, the free-diving Bajau people have developed a larger spleen.
NASA teases plans for nuclear power in space
4-19-2018
The space agency will be revealing new details of its 'Kilopower' system at the beginning of next month.
Other news in this category
Cottingley fairies still intrigue 100 years on
Posted 3-3-2018 | 48 comments
In 1917, two English schoolgirls claimed to have photographed fairies at the bottom of their garden....
 
Woman sues California over Bigfoot sighting
Posted 2-18-2018 | 48 comments
Claudia Ackley has taken it upon herself to sue the state for refusing to acknowledge the existence of Bigfoot....
 
Capcom is offering $70K for proof of monsters
Posted 1-30-2018 | 23 comments
The video game developer and publisher is looking for evidence that monsters exist in the real world....
 
'Mystery creature' filmed by Sydney family
Posted 12-13-2017 | 26 comments
65-year-old Fethi Ada and his family had been out fishing when they encountered something rather unusual....
 
Are bears to blame for sightings of the Yeti?
Posted 11-29-2017 | 49 comments
A new study has determined that relics from the creature are actually the remains of three bear species....
 
Nessie tops poll of UK supernatural mysteries
Posted 11-2-2017 | 28 comments
The iconic monster earned the top spot in the poll which included several of the UK's most enduring enigmas....
 
New footage of an alleged thylacine released
Posted 9-7-2017 | 71 comments
Three researchers in Australia have recently revealed trail camera footage of a mysterious animal....
 
Bizarre 'life form' caught on camera in Taiwan
Posted 8-29-2017 | 20 comments
A strange 'creature' made up of a tangle of black vines has been filmed thrashing around on the ground....
 
California residents report 'Chupacabra'
Posted 7-27-2017 | 12 comments
Alleged sightings of the cryptozoological creature have sparked concerns over the safety of local pets....
 
'Bigfoot' prints photographed in Texas parks
Posted 6-16-2017 | 23 comments
Authorities at the Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department have published some intriguing pictures....
 
New 'thylacine' trail camera footage released
Posted 6-14-2017 | 19 comments
The Thylacine Awareness Group of Australia has uploaded a new video clip to its YouTube channel....
 

 View: More news in this category
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com 2001-2018
Terms   |   Privacy Policy   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ