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I spider with my little eye…
A giant spider has been caught on CCTV camera apparently terrifying motorists on the M3 in Hampshire.
The oversized eight-legged creature was filmed ‘scuttling’ across junction 6 of the motorway.
Thankfully for passing drivers, it was actually a trick of the eye caused by a normal-sized spider sitting on the camera lens, according to a report on the Orange News website.
It was spotted by Road Management System for Europe staff from Hampshire County Council, who tweeted the picture, which quickly went viral.
“Apart from a giant spider terrorising motorists passing by #M3 J6, #Hampshire’s roads are now quiet & incident free,” they tweeted.
A 28-stone tiger has gone under the knife in Florida to remove a 4lb hairball, orangenews.com reports.
Veterinary surgeons in Tampa Bay were called in after Ty failed to bring up the hairball himself. Understandably, the 17-year-old big cat had been off his food for nearly two weeks.
The vets initially performed an ultrasound and took X-rays before using a endoscope with a camera to gauge the size of the hairball. But it was so big, they decided an operation would be needed.
Ty is cared for by Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation in Seminole.
“He’s sort of like my biggest baby,” founder Vernon Yates told News 13. “This is my kid. This tiger means more to me than any cat that I have.”
A red panda managed to elude zoo officials for hours after he mysteriously escaped from a zoo in Washington.
Rusty was found in a tree in an area known for its restaurants and nightlife after he went missing from the Smithsonian National Zoological Park.
A Twitter photo and tip-off from a resident helped zoo-keepers track down the animal. But how he escaped is still a mystery and officials are surprised that he ventured so far.
Terminally ill dog ticks off his 22 bucket list wishes
Video showing trained rats – it’s really amazing
Foul-mouthed African grey parrot is taken out of garden centre
Koko the gorilla treats kittens like her own children
Sheep rescued from cliff ledge on Anglesey
The jawfish nurses 400 eggs in its mouth
Moving pictures of the moment a giraffe kisses goodbye a dying zoo worker
Meet Birmingham’s Ace Ventura Pet Detective
Burns dog food bundle to be won
Burns Pet Nutrition is giving away a bumper package of ethically-produced and environmentally-friendly Penlan Farm products to one lucky retailer this month.
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