These stories are worth a click

By People Staff
Updated June 25, 2010 03:25 PM

These stories are worth a click:

A North Carolina man has had the unbelievable misfortune of being struck by lightning and being mauled by a bear. The chances of both happening to the same person are “infinitesimal.” –

Star Wars chipmunks! Photographer Chris McVeigh captured the adorable, multi-tasking creatures battling Boba Fett and transporting Darth Vader in between a few almond snack sessions. There’s even an encounter with Ewoks! –Telegraph

Oscar the cat is the first recipient to have two prosthetic back paws: little silvery feet made of titanium and other metals. The procedure saved the cat’s life after he lost his two back legs in a gruesome machine accident. –Mail Online

After an AirTran flight crew told a 10-year-old girl that she couldn’t bring her 2-in. turtle on the flight, the taxiing plane returned to the gate and the girl threw her turtle into the trash. An airport employee rescued the animal from the trash and returned it to the girl. –AP

Mariah Carey’s rep has responded to claims that her vet is suing her for unpaid charges of $30,000. Publicist Cindi Berger says she has yet to see a lawsuit, and that the star is “a huge dog lover.” –AP

Recall Alert: United Pet Group has voluntarily recalled vitamin supplements for dogs due to salmonella. The affected products are in 100-count bottles and have an expiration date of June 2013. –