INTERESTING ANIMAL FACTS- I

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  • There are presently over a million animal species upon planet earth.

  • The reptiles have 6,000 species crawling in their habitats; and more are discovered each year.
  • There are over 70,000 types of spiders spinning their webs in the world.
  • Well, there are 3,000 kinds of lice. Yes, it is the lice we are prone to get due to lack of hair hygiene.
  • This is a mind-boggling fact: for each of the 600 million people there is about 200 million insects crawling, flying…
  • Mammals are the only creatures that have flaps around their ears.

  • The world has approximately one billion cattle, of which about 200 million belong to India.
  • The life of a housefly is only 14 days.
  • A dog was the first animal to up in space.
  • A sheep, a duck and a rooster were the first animals to fly in a hot air balloon. The oldest breed of a dog known to mankind is the ‘Saluki.’
  • An ostrich is the fastest bird and can run up to 70 km/h.
  • Never get a camel angry, for he or she will spit at you.
  • There are crabs that are the size of a pea. They are known as ‘Pea Crabs.’
  • The lifespan of 75 percent of wild birds is 6 months.
  • Denmark has twice as many pigs as there are people.

 

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