Monday, July 30, 2012

Few Amazing Facts about Animals

Here are a few amazing facts about various animals.  Read them carefully and enjoy.
  • A new born Chinese Water Deer is very very small.  It can be held in the palm of our hand.
  • Do you know that Ostriches can run faster than horses and the male Ostriches can roar like lions?
  • Gorillas also can catch colds and other illness like human beings.
  • The female lion does 90% of the hunting.
  • A lion normally does not make more than 20 killings in a year.
  • Half of the pigs in the world are kept by farmers in China
  • Dogs have better eye sight than humans.
  • Do you know that a deer does not have a gall bladder?
  •  You can find an average of 50,000 spiders in green areas.
  • Do you know that the chicken and fish are the only animals that are eaten before they are born and after they die?
  • A tarantula spider can survive for more than two years without food.
  • A gold fish kept in  a dark room becomes pale!!
  • Crocodiles can live upto 100 years
  • A single teeth of an elephant weighs 9 pounds.
  • Do you know that Americans trained bats to drop bombs during Second World War?
  • Even a small amount of alcohol placed on a scorpion will make it go crazy and sting itself to death!
  • A flamingo can eat only when its head is upside down.
  • Do you know that ants never sleep in their life?  One more thing is that ants do not have lungs.
  • A group of owls is called as parliament.
  • Do you know that a cow has 4 stomachs!!
  • The weight of a blue whale is equivalent to 30 elephants.  
  • A grass hopper can leap 20 times the length of its own body
  • Do you know that kangaroos at birth are only an inch long..   
  • There is a butter fly in Africa which has enough poison to kill 6 cats.
  • Do you know that scientists have performed brain surgery on cock roaches.
  • Most of the elephants weigh less than the tongue of a blue whale.
  • An elephant can smell water upto 3 miles away.
  • If you cut a snail's eye, it will grow a new one.
  • A Butter fly has 12,000 eyes!!

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