Interesting Facts about Animals

By | Date Modified May 16, 2017

Many of them love animals. Some love pet animals some are crazy to find some new wild animals. You would like to know much about the life styles of various types of animals it can be also weird which you may be interested to know about.

Some of the interesting facts about animals are cited below:

Animals are of different kinds either they are pets or they are wild animals. Even many people involved in explaining interesting facts about animals said that they are herbivorous and carnivorous.

The pet animals are very often cat dog rabbit which can be kept in the house and be treated as your close inmate, but animals like cow, horse, buffaloes, and sheep is best kept outside the house. First of all they are very big in size and occupy a lot of space and secondly it may spoil the house.

Though you love the big animals, they are either kept in the stable or in the shed. The funniest thing and one of the interesting facts about animals of this type is when the cat is happy they press their eyes.

The sheep have an amazing ability to remember more than 50 individual faces from their flock even if they meet after two years. They are very quick at recognizing the facial expression of sheep as well as the human being. The sheep feel more curious to see the other feel distressed.

While goats hate to be alone and shed tears when their friends are separated. You can easily make out the tone when they cry. They are the most social animal. When all their mates come to get they even enjoy and scream. They often stay in groups and tend to make friends.

The best thing about Turkey is it loves to hear music and at times even sing with the music. They are very intelligent animal.

It seems that the hen always speak to their chicks even before they are born.

Octopi are the ones who can camouflage after they survey the environment. Some are so clever that they can even pick up rocks, shells or coconuts to get away from there. They are very sensitive in recognizing the surrounding and plan to either attack or get away from there.

The best thing about the female foxes (Vixens)  get assistance from their non-breeding sisters for rearing their cubs. These aunts in turn get training how to rear their own cub later on.

The most peculiar thing you might want to know about the pig is, they are very family oriented animals. The piglets born go straight towards their mothers and rub their nose against her nose. Whenever the pig mom calls out to their piglet they immediately come running to them.

Rabbit are the burrowing animals and are capable of building huge underground systems which are known as warrens which has specific passages for eating, sleeping and storing food, entry and exit from even the predators. Rabbits are very smart for building incredible mazes.

Important thing about fish is they have pain receptors similar to that of mammals. Fish have complex nervous system that is why they feel the pain. It is because of this pain they have a survival mechanism as that of mammals  which they need to respond to physical dangers in water or in dry lands.

Young cows when they overcome some problems are able to reap a food reward. Once the problem is solved they jump in excitement.

Interesting facts about animals

Some interesting facts about animals are also mentioned here, which include

  • Ants can live under water up to two weeks.
  • The Americans in the Second World War tried to train the bats to drop bombs.
  • It is said that the blue whales tail weighs more than the more of an elephant.
  • Even male monkeys lose their hair in the same  manner as men do.
  • Octopus has three hearts.
  • Polar bears have a strong sense of smell. It has a sharp nose, it can smell even if the seal is 20 miles away.
  • Elephant has four legs with knees.
  • Cats have 100 vocal sounds but the dogs have only ten vocal sounds.
  • Some of the species of frogs can even continue to live even if they are defrosted after some time.
  • The animal that can create a loudest sound is blue whale that too at 188 decibles and can be heard at a distance more than 800 kilometers away.
  • Ant is the only creature who does not sleep.

Hope these amazing facts given you ideas about the animal habits.

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