10 Famous Weird Pets in History

Steven Tyler’s pet raccoon

We’re not surprised that Steven Tyler had a pet raccoon as a child, because, well, how could that guy not have a raccoon? During an appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman, Tyler elaborated on his relationship with the critter, admitting, “I put it on my shoulder and went fishing with it every day.” Are we alone in thinking that Steven Tyler’s childhood sounds like a Mark Twain novel?