An ostrich runs faster than a horse; male ostrichs roar like lions.
Bats are the only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight.
Kangaroos use their tails for balance, so if you lift a kangaroo’s tail off the ground, soon after… it’ll fall flat on its face.
There are 50,000 spiders per acre in green areas, on average!
Tigers have stripes not only on their furs, but also on their skin!
Fleas can jump 200 times their height.
Cats are the best at gossiping, considering they have 32 muscles in each ear!
Elephants can smell water up to three miles away. Also, female elephants are
The Elephants can smell water up to three miles long. Elephant cows (female elephants) experience something similar to menopause, Elephant cows, female whales and women are the only mammals experiencing menopause.
Koalas only eat eucalyptus leaves.
A beaver’s teeth grow continuously so that they will not be worn down by chewing on wood.
For every human on the planet there are 1 million ants! Ants are one of the most durable creatures. They never sleep and don’t have lungs.
Oysters can change their sex. It just depends on which is more advantageous for mating. Male or female?
Butterflies have two compound eyes consisting of thousands of lenses, yet they can only distinguish the colours red, green and yellow.
A snail can grow back a new eye if it loses one.
You can tell a turtle’s gender by the noise it makes. Males grunt and females hiss.
The giraffe is the only animal without vocal cords.
Millions of trees are accidentally planted by squirrels that bury nuts and then, for years, forget where they hid them.
Whales create the loudest sound of any other living creature.
The nose of dog is as unique as the fingerprints of a human.
Pigs communicate constantly with one another; more than 20 vocalizations have been identified that pigs use in different circumstances.
French poodles actually came from Germany. Perhaps you should have named her Gretl instead of Fifi!