From The Okapi to Big Foot

By: Bianca Bartz - Published: • References:
Forest Giraffe? Unicorn? Nope, the Okapi is the latest viral animal species to reach fame status online.

Earlier this summer it was the blood-sucking Chupacabra, then it was Big Foot, and soon after, cats with four ears and a cat with wings. The Okapi is only the latest fascination.

Check out this cluster of some of the strange animals, genetically modified creatures and organic wonders that have left Trend Hunter readers fascinated. The gallery also includes fake taxidermal creations and new species created in photoshop. Stats for 21 Confusing New Creatures Trending: Older & Warm
Traction: 21,324 clicks in 341 w
Interest: 8 minutes
Concept: 21 Confusing New Creatures
Related: 108 examples / 83 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-55+
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