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Did you know? Interesting Facts!
Some snakes have as many as 200 teeth , a lot more than people

There are approximately 350 squirts in a gallon of cow milk
Cats, if falling can put all four paws facing the ground in less than 1/2 a second.
Children that grow up with pets tend to have less allergies.
Each day 10,000 humans are born in the U.S.--and each day 70,000 puppies and kittens are born. As long as these birth rates exist, there will never be enough homes for all the animals
That it is estimated that there are more than 750 million horses in the world.

Coyotes are a close cousin of all pet dogs. The coyote's scientific name (Canis Latrans) meands 'barking dog'.
That there are over 300 different breeds of horses and ponies around the world.
The female flea consumes 15 times her own body weight in blood daily.
Mosquitoes have been found to prefer biting people with smelly feet.
Giraffes can clean their ears with their half metre long tongue.
Americans spend more money on dog food each year then they do on baby food.
Inbreeding causes 3 out of every 10 Dalmation dogs to suffer from hearing disability.

When a giraffe's baby is born it falls from a height of six feet, normally without being hurt.
The normal temperature of a cat is 101.5 degrees.
Most lipstick contains fish scales.
Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over a million descendants.
Over 10,000 birds a year die from smashing into windows.
A dog's nose has over 200 scent receiving cells.

Greyhounds are used as blood donors for other dogs because their blood is the richest.
The cat's brain needs so much energy to function that over twenty percent of blood that the heart pumps goes immediately to it.

An adult lion's roar can be heard up to five miles away, and warns off intruders or reunites scattered members of the pride.
The average outdoor only cat has a lifespan of about three years. Indoor only cats can live sixteen years and longer.
Hyenas have an appetite for just about anything -- and unlike many mammals, they can even digest bones.
A cat's jaws cannot move sideways.

The anaconda, one of the world's largest snakes, gives birth to its young instead of laying eggs.
Worker ants may live seven years and the queen may live as long as 15 years.

Rats are omnivorous, eating nearly any type of food, including dead and dying members of their own species.
An iguana can stay under water for 28 minutes.

Elephants can communicate using sounds that are below the human hearing range: between 14 and 35 hertz
The heart of a blue whale is the size of a small car.

The venom of a female black widow spider is more potent than that of a rattlesnake.
The word "puppy" comes from the French poupee, meaning "doll."
The mouse is the most common mammal in the US.
Swans are the only birds with penises.
A duck's quack doesn't echo anywhere, and no one knows why.
A shrimp's heart is in their head.

Did you know that if a frog eats enough fireflies, he'll glow?
The animal responsible for the most human deaths worldwide is the mosquito.

A cockroach will live nine days without its head, before it starves to death.
A cow gives nearly 200,000 glasses of milk in her lifetime.
Ants don't sleep.

A 42-foot sperm whale has about 7 tons of oil in it.

The largest cockroach on record is one measured at 3.81 inches in length.


Cats cannot survive on a vegetarian diet.



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