Super-Rare Identical Twin Puppies
on 02 September 2016
In an incredibly rare event, a vet in South Africa has delivered identical twin puppies. When performing a caesarean on an Irish wolfhound, Kurt de Cramer noticed two of the litter were "both attached with umbilical cords to the same placenta." Seeing then that they were both the same gender and with very similar markings, de Cramer believed that they were twins—and he was right. This cute pair of pooches is the first "confirmed instance of genetically-identical twins." Read more at the BBC.