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Status: Mysterious phenomenonFirst there was Oscar, the death-predicting cat. Now there's Scamp, the death-predicting schnauzer. Metro.co.uk reports: It sounds like these death-predicting animals are a fairly common phenomenon, though I suspect it all must be some kind of Clever Hans Effect. Now we need some death-predicting rabbits, gerbils, and parakeets to round out the menagerie.
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Don't forget the death-predicting Ebola virus. Rumor has it that it's very often found in close proximity to people who are about to die or have just died.Posted by Big Gary in Punkin Center, Texas on Mon Aug 20, 2007 at 07:36 PM
Dogs can smell cancer. Seriously. That is an actual fact. So it wouldn't be too bizarre for them to perhaps be able to smell when someone's about to pass over. And maybe this pooch really likes the smell, that's why he hangs around 'Mmm, dying person...that smells so good...'Posted by Nona in London on Tue Aug 21, 2007 at 08:33 AM