These stories are worth a click

By People Staff
Updated July 09, 2010 02:05 PM

These stories are worth a click:

Gwyneth Paltrow’s daughter Apple is turning 6 and asked for a petting zoo for her birthday. Paltrow says that her house will get visits by ponies, goats and a “descented skunk.” –Daily Express

When cats attack: An Idaho woman says that her house cat, after giving birth to kittens, attacked her. “I was being mauled literally for the kill,” she said. –KIDK CBS 3

Wally Conran, who bred the first labradoodle 20 years ago, regrets the creation of one of the first designer dogs. The first cross he bred was intended to provide a seeing eye dog for a woman whose husband was allergic to dog hair. –The Australian

A mother duck, after building a nest in the middle of an island on Park Ave. in New York, got startled when humans tried to help her and her 11 ducklings. She flew away squawking before park rangers found her and reunited her with her babies. –

A Chinese chef was left to deal with the horrifying consequences of a prank gone wrong when an eel that friends had left on his bottom ended up eating his bowels … and killing him. –The Sun

Pigs digging for food in Germany ended up finding a buried World War II-era anti-tank weapon. The weapon was subsequently removed by authorities, and the pigs were corralled in their stalls. –AP via Google