Fun Fact Friday!

Animal Fun Facts


Humans are the only primates that don’t have pigment in the palms of their hands.


It’s possible to lead a cow upstairs…but not downstairs.


Dogs have four toes on their hind feet, and five on their front feet.


The ant can lift 50 times its own weight, can pull 30 times its own weight and always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.


Butterflies taste with their feet.


Elephants are the only mamals that can’t jump.



Starfish don’t have brains.


Polar bears are left handed.


A duck’s quack doesn’t echo, and no one knows why.


An ostrich’s eye is bigger that it’s brain.


The longest recorded flight of a chicken is thirteen seconds.


The fingerprints of koala bears are virtually indistinguishable from those of humans, so much so that they could be confused at a crime scene.


Snails can sleep for 3 years without eating


Porcupines float in water.


Armadillos are the only animal besides humans that can get leprosy.



Many hamsters only blink one eye at a time.




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