There are 417 Animal Facts!
241 Some ribbon worms will eat themselves if they can't find any food.
242 Some lions mate over 50 times a day.
243 Some breeds of chickens lay colored eggs!
244 Snails breathe through their feet.
246 Sheep outnumber humans in New Zealand 15 to 1.Picture
247 Sheep can recognize other sheep from pictures!
248 Salmon can jump as high as 6 feet.
249 Roosters can't crow if they can't fully extend their necks.
250 Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over a million descendants.
251 Rats can't vomit, that's why rat poison works.
252 Rats can tell the difference between two human languages.Picture
253 Racehorses can wear out new horse shoes in one race.
254 Porcupines float in water!
255 Polar Bears can eat more than 50 lbs. of meat in one setting.
256 Polar bear fur is not white, it's clear.
257 Penguins can convert salt water into fresh water.
258 Parrots have 500 pounds per square inch of pressure in their beaks.
259 Owls are one of the only birds who can see the color blue!
260 Over one million stray dogs live in the New York City metropolitan area.
261 Over 90% of all fish caught are caught in the northern hemisphere.
262 Over 10,000 birds a year die from smashing into windows.
263 Over 10,000 birds a year die from smashing into windows!
264 Only male fireflies can fly.
265 Only female mosquitoes bite and drink blood.
266 Only female bees work.
267 One million people each year are bitten by animals in the United States.
268 On some Caribbean islands, the oysters can climb trees.
269 On average, it takes 660 days from conception for an elephant to give birth.
270 No one has ever been able to domesticate the African elephant. Only the Indian elephant can be trained by man.
271 Most tropical marine fish could survive in a tank filled with human blood.
272 Most of a hog's sweat glands are in its snout.
273 Mosquitoes prefer children to adults, blondes to brunettes.
274 Mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.
275 More than 90% of shark attack victims survive.
276 Minnows have teeth in their throat.
277 Mexican Jumping Beans jump because of moth larvae inside them.
278 Male monkeys lose the hair on their heads in the same way men do.
279 Maggots will only eat flesh if it is dead. For this reason, they are often used to remove the burnt skin from severe burn patients.
280 Large kangaroos can cover more than 30 feet with each jump!