If it's a Meal Ready to Eat (MRE) for the troops, it can't spoil, and it has to have a shelf life of two or three years. The average slice of pizza has trouble living up to those standards, but finally, the Army has found a way to make it happen.
A wild hog can weigh up to 400 pounds and it's probably not something you want to encounter since those things never seem like they're in a good mood. Texas leads the nation in hog attacks, and there are specific things we can watch out for.
Families mourn losses of pets in all different kinds of ways, and that doesn't usually involve taking out an obituary in the local newspaper. But one chicken-loving family in Texas did it, and now they're posting a musical video tribute to the beloved pet named Mama. Aggies are fun!
It's unusual for snakes to be out during the colder months, but they're still rearing their ugly heads. A 5-year old girl needed 16 doses of antivenom after being bitten by a rattlesnake at a Texas State Park, and it serves as a warning for all of us.