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Some Fascinating facts about Animals! (Miscellaneous)

Updated on December 25, 2016

  • Sloth is a strange animal which spends its entire life hanging upside down from the branches of the trees.
  • Cheetah is the fastest running animal.
  • The eyes of a giant squid are very strange. They measure 40 cm across. These creatures live in dark and gloomy conditions, that is why, they have big eyes to see clearly in poor visible conditions.
  • Sea horse has strange eyes, by which it can focus in two different directions at the same time.
  • Whale shark measures 18 metre. It is the world's biggest fish.
  • Porpoise is so intelligent sea animal that it can copy many actions of humans. It can imitate the voice of a man and even laugh.
  • Musk is obtained from the gland of an animal called musk deer.
  • Cuttle fish has three hearts.
  • Cow has four stomachs.
  • Lemmings are strange animals. When their number in an area increases beyond a certain limit, they jump into the sea and commit suicide.
  • Kangaroo rat can survive over its life without drinking water. It meets its requirements of water by eating the roots of some desert plants.
  • Gastric frog of Australia gives birth to its young ones through its mouth.
  • A butterfly has 12,000 eyes.
  • Botfly can fly at the speed of 818 miles per hour, faster than a jet plane.
  • Dolphines sleep with one of its eyes open.
  • If gold fish is left in a dark room for a long time, it turns white.
  • An earthworm can pull ten times its own weight.
  • A silkworm has eleven brains.
  • The colour of milk of Himalayan yak is pink.
  • Snails can sleep for 3 to 4 year's continuously.
  • Some insects can live about a year after their heads have been separated.
  • A small porcupine can kill a grown up lion.
  • When a hippopotamus gets excited, its sweat becomes red.
  • Pearl is made by a sea creature called oyster inside its body.
  • A lizard can escape after leaving its tail behind. After sometime, the tail regenerates.
  • The queen of the black garden ant feeds partly on its own wing muscles.
  • Insect blood has no colour. If any insects has red blood, it will be the blood of another animal on which it is feeding.
  • In a sandstorm a camel can close its nose.
  • Electric eel can produce electricity, which is sufficient to light up ten bulbs. Its surface potential can measure up to 500 volts (D.C.) and is sufficient to kill any swimmer who touches it.

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      Cleanclover 5 years ago from Piece of land!

      Thank you Mohammad salman, glad you liked it :-))

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      Mohammad Salman 5 years ago

      Hey Cleanclover, You have told Amazing facts about animals

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      Cleanclover 5 years ago from Piece of land!

      Thank you manishi. Glad you liked the hub :-)

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      manishi 5 years ago

      great facts wow oooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo;

      love it

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      KALPESH 6 years ago

      I LIKE IT SHARE SOMTHING MORE

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      love 6 years ago

      very veeeeeeeerrrrrrrrrry nnnnnnniiiiiiiiccccccccceeeeeeeeeeee

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      Lexy C 6 years ago

      Great facts to learn!

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      amit 6 years ago

      it is very usefull

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      shalini 6 years ago

      it was great knowing facts of animals

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      pukar 6 years ago

      very amazing and nice facts of animal.keep it up man....

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      deepthi 6 years ago

      wonderful things which people dont know

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      Cleanclover 7 years ago from Piece of land!

      thank you Rida bham. I am glad you liked it

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      RIDA BHAM 7 years ago

      good, good, very good..!!!!!

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      Cleanclover 7 years ago from Piece of land!

      Thank you seshna!!

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      seshna 7 years ago

      well, those facts are amazing.......!!!!!

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      Cleanclover 7 years ago from Piece of land!

      Thank you laviza. :-)

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      laviza 7 years ago

      th amazing facts are tooooooooooo much important

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      Cleanclover 7 years ago from Piece of land!

      Thank you Harish

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      HARISH MANDAL 7 years ago

      YOU ARE GREAT

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      Cleanclover 7 years ago from Piece of land!

      thank you natiz

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      natiz 7 years ago

      yhea man its knowledge y nt take it,when you need it,cool man

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      Honey Tambi 7 years ago

      WONDERFUL !!!!

      Really amazing

      Things which r not known to the common people

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      naqsh ghias 7 years ago

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      Kodati Sai rohan gowtham 7 years ago

      It is useful for my GK exam!!!!

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      abhinav 7 years ago

      these facts are useful in many ways

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      619 7 years ago

      worst, i knew this.................... loser ..................

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      Cleanclover 8 years ago from Piece of land!

      Thank you ptshub

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      ptshubs 8 years ago

      nice one

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      Cleanclover 8 years ago from Piece of land!

      yes michellemoseley we are amazing as we know the meaning of the word amazing. Thank you

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      michellemoseley 8 years ago from New Hampshire

      All I can say is how awesome it is to realize what amazing creatures there are roaming this earth. Even humans are amazing.

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      krystalkane 9 years ago

      Hey CleanClover,

      I liked your facts about animals and I like animals very much. Check out the new hub I have written about sea lions. Hope you like it.

      https://hubpages.com/misc/sealions

      Happy hub writing!

      Krystal

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