Among the list of thousands of random animal facts we picked up 50 amazing most interesting animal facts that you didn’t know about.
Animal Kingdom has always surprised us from time to time. We have a very interesting relationship with animals. We have kept dogs and cats as pet from thousand of years and have domesticated animals like Cows, Horses and even pigs. In this 21st century many will claim to know every thing about animals. However here we have compiled few interesting facts about animals that might surprise you:
Interesting Facts About Animals
50. Starfish do not have blood in its veins but salt water.
49. Scorpions Glow in the Dark.
48. A Clam doesn’t move from its place for its entire life.
47. Howler Monkey are the loudest land animal.
46. Great White Shark are great predators. They can smell a drop of blood from 3 miles away.
45. A Crocodile can not stick out its tongue.
44. Giraffe don’t only have a long neck but a long tongue as well which is usually around 21 inches long (Longer than Miley Cyrus). Also they have the same number of muscles in neck as in normal human being.
43. Honeybees have hair on eyes but this doesn’t stop them from calculating angles.
42. Two Toed sloth are the laziest animal on this planet. They are so lazy and inactive that they even let algae start growing on their body.
41. Polar bear have black skin that is covered with white fur. They are the largest carnivores mammal.
40. Unlike popular belief, Zebras have black skin and white stripes.
39. The Only bird in this world that can Swim and can not fly is Penguin.
38. Cows can have distinct ‘moo’ accent based on geography. Interestingly they make best friends and research showed that they produce more milk while listening to soothing music.
37. The largest sound on the planet is made by Humpback whales.
36. A Female Ferret dies if it doesn’t mate.
35. Pig’s Orgasm last for half an hour.
34. Snails can sleep for 3 years in one go. And you were complaining about your pet ferret for sleeping 20 hours a day.
33. Dolphin can drown if they stay in underwater for too long. Interestingly one half of their brain is awake while they sleep and this is to make sure they come up of water.
32. A Male Koala have two Penises and a female Koala have two vaginas. Iguanas, Komodo Dragons and Snakes also have two penises.
31. Irritated of Insects? Pet a Bat. It can eat up to 1000 insects an hour.
30. A Flamingo can not eat with straight head. It can only eat when its head is upside down.
29. Rats Can Laugh. Quokka Are considered to be happiest animals as they always have a smile on their face.
28. Ostrich are the largest bird species in the world. They can run faster than horse and can roar like lions.
27. Moles can dig a 300 feet tunnel in Just one night.
26. Sharks are one of the oldest creature in this world. The history of shark dates back to 420 million years ago. Dinosaurs existed 231 million years ago.
25. Turtle are the only animal that can breath through its butt. Male Turtles Grunts and Female Turtles Hiss.
24. Fireflies give light without producing any heat.
23. A donkey can see all of its four legs at the same time.
22. Seahorse are the slowest swimmer with a speed of 0.01 miles per hour. Sailfish are fastest swimmer with the speed of 109 KM per hour.
21. Cats have 32 Muscles in ear and they are able to hear ultrasound.
20. Dogs are called Man’s Best Friend. But Squirrels are close contender as they forget where they hid the nuts and thus accidentally planting millions of trees every year around the globe.
19. Oysters are the only animal species in this world that can change gender with wish.
18. Wondering why Beavers Gnaw on anything they find? This is to cut their teeth which never stop growing.
17. Caught in Crocodile’s Jaw? Just Press its eyeball with your thumb and you will be freed.
16.Tigers have unique and distinct stripes which are not only on their fur but on their skin. No Two Tigers can have same stripes.
15. Hummingbirds can flap wings at the rate of 80 flaps per second. Also they are the only bird species that can fly backwards.
14. Just Like Human Finger Prints, Dogs have unique Nose Prints.
13. Ducks Quack can Echo. However it is impossible to hear it.
12. Butterflies taste with their feet. Also they have 12000 eyes.
11. A New Born Panda baby is as big as a Mouse and weighs below five ounces.
10. Snails are able to grow new EYES.
9. Elephant are able to Smell Water from as far as 3 miles.
8. Fleas are able to Jump 200 times of their height. It is equal to a six feet man jumping the New York’s Empire State Building.
7. Hippopotamus can run faster than Human Beings.
6. Just Like Human Beings, Dolphins call each other with names.
5. Ants don’t have lungs, They Never sleep and also there are one Million ants for every human being in this world. But their are no ants in Iceland, Greenland and Antartica.
4. Other than Human Females and Humpback Whales Elephants are the only mammals that undergo menopause.
3. Bats Can Not Walk because their Leg Bones are too weak. Also they are the only mammal that could fly.
2. An Octopus Have Three Hearts and nine brains.
1. Turritopsis dohrnii (better known as ‘Immortal JellyFish) is a Jellyfish species that can live forever. THEY CAN ESCAPE DEATH.
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