The peregrine falcon can dive at a speed that may exceed 200 mph!making them the fastest animal alive.
The real reason ostriches stick their head in the sand is to search for water. it's also a fact that their eyes are bigger than their brains.
Vultures can soar for hrs without one beat of their wings.
Flamingos turn pink from eating shrimp.
Hummingbirds are the only type of birds that can fly backwards.
Rabbits cannot vomit.Rabbits and parrots can see behind themselves without turning their heads.
Polarbears are left handed.
Some lions mate over 50 times a day.
Cat night vision is about 6 times better then that of a human at night. Small cats purs are equal to bigger cat's roars since the bones in their voice boxes are so tightly packed they can only move a little yet all cats have over 100 volocal cords.
The smallest cat is the Signapuras that weighs in at only 4lbs.
A cow has four stomaches.Cows spots are like snowflakes there are never two cows with the same pattern of spots.Cows also only sleep 3hrs a day.
Pigs are the only animal besides human's that can get sunburned.
Sloths sleep 20 hours a day.
At birth a Panda is smaller than a Mouse.
A Koala is not a true bear in a sense that unlike most bears it's a marsupial(has a pouch).
Meerkats or Prarrie Dogs aren't dogs or cats yet are infact a type of mongoos that like most aren't affected by snake venom.
Aardvarks are the only anteaters with teeth.
Camels can survive in a desert without drinking for almost 3months.
Elephants are the only animal that can't jump.
Grey Whales migrate 12,500 miles from the Artic to Mexico and back every year.
The Fin Whale can live to be 116 yrs old.
Dophins sleep with one eye open.