Unbelievable Facts About Animals
Here are a few facts about animals around the world:
Mammals are the only animals with flaps around their ears.
African elephants only have four teeth to chew their food with.
A house fly lives only 14 days.
The Bee Hummingbird of Cuba is the smallest bird in the world.
An ostrich can run up to 43mph (70km/h).
An annoyed camel will spit at a person.
The world’s smallest dog is the Chihuahua,which means “tiny dog in the sky.”
Pea crabs (size of a pea) are the smallest crabs of the world.
75% of wild birds before they are 6 months old.
In Denmark there is twice as many pigs as people.
A giraffe can clean his ears with 50cm (20 inch) tongue .
The South American giant anteater eats more than 30,000 ants per a day.
The heart of a blue whale is the size of a small car.
The tongue of a blue whale is as long as an elephant.
The blue whale weighs about 40 rhinos.
The eel is the only fish in the world that spawns in the middle of an ocean but spends it adult live in rivers.
A crocodile’s tongue is attached to the roof of its mouth and cannot move.
The heaviest crustacean ever found was a lobster weighing 42 lb (19 kg),caught in 1934.