Top 10 Images of Animals Wearing Socks

Of all the things, I could have seen today I was not expecting to see a man walking his dog, but the strange part was the dog was wearing socks! When I asked him why he explained that his dog was in fact allergic to grass!!!  I felt rather sorry for the dog, but it did make me wonder what other animals I could find that like wearing socks…

 


Top 10 Images of Animals Wearing Socks

BONUS CONTENT: Top 10 Facts About Socks


 

Cat wearing a sock
Cat wearing a sock

10 – “I’m a Cat-er-pillar!
www.buzzfeed.com/chelseamarshall/cats-who-found-their-new-thing

FACT: Feet are one of the sweatiest parts of the human body and our socks help absorb that sweat and move it to parts of the foot where it can evaporate easier like the sole.

Goat wearing socks
Goat wearing socks

9 – “At my age socks are a must have!”
www.rossendalefreepress.co.uk/news/local-news/socks-goats-you-must-kidding-1705856

FACT: Way back in the 18th century Greeks wore socks made from matted animal hair!

Squirrel wearing a sock
Squirrel wearing a sock

8 – “This sock had a hole in it before you gave it to me, how dare you accuse me!”
wichitafallsreptilerescue.webs.com/othernonreptilerescues.htm

FACT: During the 10th century it was very difficult to produce a sock, so they were always considered a luxury item reserved for the rich and famous.

Stoat wearing a sock
Stoat wearing a sock

7 – “Not bad for a sleeping sock, and best of all is the free cheese you left for me inside it!”
feeds4dailyfeed.blogspot.co.uk/2014/12/21-new-year-resolutions-these-pets.html

FACT: Back in 1589 William Lee actually invented a machine that wove socks because he felt his own wife spent too much time doing it.

Horse wearing socks
Horse wearing socks

6 – “I always wear sports socks while going for a light jog.”
myhorse.com/blogs/horse-care/senior-horse-care/arthritis-in-horse-legs-put-a-sock-on-it/

FACT: Right up until the 20th-century socks were only made from wool, cotton, or silk and nothing else.

Micro pig wearing socks
Micro pig wearing socks

5 – “Bedtime socks are the best kind of socks!”
www.deathandtaxesmag.com/202404/11-reasons-why-you-need-a-micro-pig/

FACT: Nylon which is now the most common material for making socks wasn’t created until 1937! With regards to the long history of socks, it is a fairly new invention!

sugar glider wearing a sock
sugar glider wearing a sock

4 – “Oh, hi! This is my new bed, do you like it?”
uk.pinterest.com/pin/468163323736612646/

FACT: In the World of “sock etiquette” the sock colour is supposed to match the colour of the shoes, but as a side rule they should also be one shade darker than the trousers as well.

Dog wearing socks
Dog wearing socks

3 – “heheheheheheh…I’m wearing dad socks!”
funny-wall.com/animals/funny-cute-furry-dog-wearing-socks/

FACT: By Keeping your toenails short and smooth it will help socks last longer and even save you money in the long run.

Kangaroo wearing socks
Kangaroo wearing socks

2 – “If you think these looks funny you should see my shoes!”
uk.pinterest.com

FACT: During the 1950’s  It was very popular for teenagers to get together and dance their cares away at a sock hop!

Rat wearing a sock
Rat wearing a sock

1 –  “This is the best sleeping bag…EVER!”
uk.pinterest.com/

FACT: A sock called a “tabi” is very big in Japan and is a very special kind of sock that goes with their various thonged footwear!

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