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Animal Data and Facts
A rat can last
longer without water than a camel.
A female ferret
will die if it goes into heat and cannot find a
dogs! Chocolate affects a dog's heart and nervous
system. A few ounces is enough to kill a small
contains fish scales. Yum.
The very first
bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin during World
War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin
If one places a
tiny amount of liquor on a scorpion, it will
instantly go mad and look like it is stinging
itself to death. It spasms a lot.
will glow under black (ultraviolet)
Birds have the
right of way on all Utah highways.
Bats always turn
left when exiting a cave.
Winnie the Pooh was a real live bear found outside
of Winnipeg, Canada, hence the name
The first zoo in
America was in Philadelphia.
suffered from ailurophobia, which is a fear of
repellents don't repel. They hide you. The spray
blocks the mosquito's sensors so they don't know
you're there. Also, the powder on the bark of a
quaking aspen tree works as a mosquito
There are more
chickens than people in the world.
A cat has 32
muscles in each ear.
An ostrich's eye
is bigger than its brain.
striped skin, not just striped fur.
A mayfly has a
life span of 24 hours.
A goldfish has a
memory span of three seconds.
The giant squid
has the largest eyes in the world.
A crocodile can't
stick its tongue out.
A shrimp's heart
is in its head.
In a study of
200,000 ostriches over a period of 80 years, no one
reported a single case where an ostrich buried its
head in the sand (or attempted to do
It is physically
impossible for pigs to look up into the
goldfish is called a twerp.
Rats and horses
Rats multiply so
quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over
a million descendants.
A cat's urine
glows under a black light.
Killer whales are
not, technically, whales. They are orcas, a
relative of the porpoise and the
If you stroke a
shark from nose to tail, it is smooth. If you
stroke it the other way, it is rough, and on some
species, can even give you hand
Elephants are the
only land mammals that can't jump.
elephants: If you add up the circumference of two
feet, you get exactly the elephant's
A snail can sleep
for three months.