Animal Fun Facts
You can tell if a skunk is about if you smell only 0.000 000 000 000 071 ounce of its spray.
Platypuses can consume their own body weight in food in a 24 hour period.
Montana mountain goats will butt heads so hard their hooves fall off.
A cheetah can reach a top speed of almost 113 kilometres per hour.
Greyhounds can jump a distance of 8.3 metres.
Cat whiskers are found on their face and on the back of their forelegs as well.
A hippo can run faster than man.
The average cow produces 40 glasses of milk each day.
A Panda's diet is 99% bamboo.
If you lift a Kangaroo's tail off the ground it can't hop - they use their tails for balance.
Polar bears can swim 97 km without pausing for a rest.
Elephants are the only animals that can't jump.
Cats spend 30% of their waking hours grooming themselves.
A rhinoceros' horn is made of hair.
Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand.
The leg bones of a bat are so thin that no bat can walk.
The placement of a donkey's eyes in its head enables it to see all four feet at all times.
A full-grown bear can run as fast as a horse.
Goat's eyes have rectangular pupils.
Dogs have about 100 different facial expressions, most of them made with the ears.
Many hamsters only blink one eye at a time.
Giraffes have no vocal cords.