5. SOME 30,000 BEES STOLEN LAST YEAR
Some 30,000 bees were among the 60,000 animals stolen last year, says the Daily Mirror. As well as 7,921 sheep and 1,135 dogs, other animals pilfered included boa constrictors, dragon lizards, alpacas and royal pythons. The most stolen dog breed was the Staffordshire bull terrier, with 93 of the variety pinched, according to a freedom of information request.