YouTube is packed chock full of videos where owners think their cat is saying something, or their dog is barking hello.
Most of the time, the owners are goofy for their pet who simply says one thing, over and over, that sort of sounds like a word.
And yeah, birds can blow them all out of the water.
But here’s something different: a porcupine who isn’t a one-word pony. Teddy the Talking Porcupine seems to have entire conversations.
Teddy is impressive and funny. He belongs on this BBC show, which you need to fire up if you haven’t seen them all. They rock.