Drekavac: A Slavic creature that screams in the night and has been said to wander the Zlatibor Mountains and mutilate sheep. Sightings have been recorded as recent as 2003. Illustration: Spektralni Drekavak from izvorimagijc.com
Columbia river sand squink- North American legend: a fearsome critter that had the body of a coyote, pattern of a bobcat, tail of a squirrel, and ears of a jack rabbit. It was nocturnal; coming down to the river to eat electric eels. It could generate electricity by having its tail and ears touch. It could lay eggs.