Animals world can be more fascinating that we can ever imagine. We have put together a list of 101 most amazing Animals facts that will surely amaze you.
- Cats have over 100 vocal cords.
- Camel’s milk doesn’t curdle.
A group of kangaroos is called a mob.
A group of whales is called a pod.
A group of geese is called a gaggle.
A group of owls is called a parliament.
A cats urine glows under a blacklight.
White cats with blue eyes are usually deaf.
Cats have a peripheral vision of 285 degrees.
Small dogs usually live longer than larger breeds.
Domestic cats dislike citrus scents.
Cats can jump up to 7 times their tail length.
Giraffes and rats can last longer without water than camels.
You’re more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.
A crocodile can’t stick out its tongue.
Ostriches don’t bury their heads in the sand.
Only female mosquitoes bite.
Hummingbirds can’t walk.
India is home to over 200 million cows.
Owls can’t move their eyes from side to side.
Scorpions glow under ultraviolet light.
Ants stretch when they wake up in the morning.
It’s possible to lead a cow up stairs but not down.
Frogs can’t swallow with their eyes open.
Elephants are the only mammal that can’t jump.
Frogs don’t usually swallow water (they absorb most of the moisture they need through their skin).
At birth, Dalmatian dogs are always white.
Hummingbirds are the only bird that can fly backward.
A duck can’t walk without bobbing its head.
A hummingbird’s heart beats at over a 1,000 times a minute.
Dragonflies have 6 legs but can’t walk.
Elephants sleep between 4 – 5 hours in 24 periods.
- A bear has 42 teeth.
An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.
Rabbits like licorice.
Goldfish can see both infrared and ultraviolet light.
Cats spend 66% of their life asleep.
Macadamia nuts are toxic to dogs.
Spiders are arachnids and not insects.
Koalas sleep around 18 hours a day.
A lobsters blood is colorless but when exposed to oxygen it turns blue.
Armadillos have 4 babies at a time and are all the same sex.
Reindeer like bananas.
The longest recorded flight of a chicken was 13 seconds.
Birds need gravity to swallow
A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.
All insects have 6 legs.
African Grey Parrots have vocabularies of over 200 words.
A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue.
A crocodile can’t move its tongue.
Hippopotamuses have killed more people in Africa than any other animal.
Elephant’s ears are used to regulate body temperature.
1 billion snails are served in restaurants each year.
It takes 1 alligator to make a pair of shoes and 3 for a pair of boots.
A flea can jump 350 times its body length.
A honeybee’s top speed is 24kph (15mph).
A hummingbird flaps its wings up to 90 times a second (5,400 times a minute).
Flys always launch backward for a quick getaway.
Crocodiles never outgrow their enclosure.
Reindeer hair is hollow inside like a tube.
Cows don’t have upper front teeth.
An octopus pupil is rectangular.
Cats can’t move their jaw sideways.
Its physically impossible for pigs to look up at the sky.
A group of frogs is called an army.
A group of rhinos is called a crash.
African elephants only have 4 teeth.
Horses have 18 more bones than humans.
A cheetahs top speed is 114kph (70mph).
Horses sleep standing up.
A jellyfish is 95% water.
Bats are the only mammals that fly.
A cat uses its whiskers to determine if a space is too small to squeeze through.
A snail can sleep for 3 years.
Tigers have striped skin as well as fur.
Crocodiles are color blind.
A chameleons tongue is twice the length of its body.
Dogs sweat through the pads on their feet.
Hippopotamuses are born under water.
Giraffes have the highest blood pressure of any animal.
India has over 50 million monkeys.
Ostriches have a 14 meter (46 foot) long small intestine.
Your foot is the most common body part bitten by insects.
Japan is the largest exporter of frog legs.
A squid has 10 tentacles.
You’re more likely to get stung by a bee on a windy day than any other.
More people are killed by hippopotamuses then by lions, elephants and water buffalos combined.
Whales can’t swim backward.
The cheetah is the only cat that can’t retract its claws.
Roosters can’t crow if they can’t fully extend their necks.
Dolphins can hear underwater sounds from 24km (15miles) away.
Flamingos can only eat when their heads are upside down.
The fingerprints of koala bear are indistinguishable to that of a human.
A female ferret is called a jill.
Porcupines float in water.
There are 2 chickens for every person.
There are a million ants for every person on Earth.
Coconuts kill over 150 people each year (more than sharks).
Emus can’t walk backward.
‘Babe‘ was played by over 50 pigs.
Sharks can sense a drop of blood from 4km (2.5miles) away