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The BBC is on the hunt for a two-headed pheasant, after a photo of one, supposedly taken on the grounds of Himley Hall, near Dudley, was sent to them. The problem is, there are no one-headed pheasants living at Himley Hall, let alone two-headed ones. The BBC suspects a hoax:
Posted by The Curator on Tue Jul 08, 2008
It does look like two birds side-by-side to me.Posted by hulitoons in Abingdon, Maryland on Tue Jul 08, 2008 at 11:36 AM
There's a BBC video here http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7493622.stm showing other views of the two-headed pheasant (definitely a single bird with 2 heads, not 2 birds side-by-side), but its pose suggests taxidermy rather than a living oddity.Posted by Sarah in Chelmsford, England on Wed Jul 09, 2008 at 02:56 AM
I just want to know how come I don't have cool friends who can give me two-headed pheasant taxidermy.Posted by MadCarlotta in Canada on Sun Jul 13, 2008 at 06:36 PM
I'll be your friend, dear Mad Carlotta! Glad you appreciate my work! AnnaPosted by Annabel de Vetten in Birmingham, England on Tue Sep 09, 2008 at 02:13 PM
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