Top Ten Weird Animal Facts


The Top Ten

1 Male koalas have two penises, and female koalas have two vaginas

Okay I didn't need to know that right now... - ArcticWolf

I didn't need to read that. - Luckys

what the

Two passions at the same time

2 Chickens can do math

How? In what way? - Misfire

To what extent is the question - Randomator


Maybe chickens would be the best cheating method in a maths exam... If you could sneak them into the hall, that is. - RaineSage

3 Pigs are extremely intelligent

I’ve heard about that - Randomator

Compared to...a group of politicians? Then yes - CityGuru

I bet they'll become the new Albert Einsteins. And also, I already knew that. - Powerfulgirl10

They have the power of intelligence in extreme levels! - Nateawesomeness

4 At birth, a giant panda is smaller than a mouse

Aw. - Luckys

Wow that’s interesting never knew that - Randomator

Aw! That's so cute.

I would love to see that

5 Crows can make tools

Crows are super smart - darthvadern

They should of replaced the blacksmiths in mean evil times - Nateawesomeness

Especially New Caledonian Crows.

6 A snail can sleep for three years at a time

I wish we could do that - Randomator

I bet when those snails wake up they don't know in what world they are - MatrixGuy

And I can't sleep for 3 hours without waking up because I have to get a drink - ToptenPizza

Yeah Snails are the most lazy animals on the earth ALL THEY DO IS SPIT AND WALK ON THE EGG! - JohnPierre846

7 Cows have social lives

Yeah why not?! We don't know! Or who knows?! - JohnPierre846

Unlike me

8 Elephants feel empathy, mourn dead, understand body language

It means they have emotions

What does that mean? - Nateawesomeness

Ohh I feel them - JohnPierre846

They don't underestimate the importance of body language, Ha! - kontrahinsunu

9 A female ferret will die if it goes into heat and cannot find a mate

I've often wondered why men in the north of England shove ferrets down their trousers...

Yes. This true by the way! Haha - Britgirl

Dies of depression or weakness?

Does it commit suicide? - NoOreoForU

,that's the most brutal way of death ever,sarcasm - Nateawesomeness

10 The average dog knows 165 words

They can learn more, - Nateawesomeness

That's not true! I know every single word in the d... I... Let me try again I GIVE U...p...? - pupcatdog

The Contenders

11 Mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as to any other color

Maybe because tey like fast stuf

Good to know. Don’t wear blue guys - Randomator

So never wear blue clothes when camping in woods. - Kiteretsunu

My favorite colour dammit

12 One species of jellyfish can revert back to it's child stage after becoming sexually mature, effectively making it immortal

So basically it won’t die? - Randomator

Science! Find a way to make people able to do the same thing!

I wanna be a kid again. and I also wanna live forever.

So it IS possible for something to live an eternal life.

13 A flamingo can only eat when it’s head is upside down

Saw that - ElSherlock

I don't think I can do this. - Kiteretsunu

That's kind of a neat, but weird fact. - funnyuser

Me too,i hate the gravity in my house - Nateawesomeness

14 Tigers have "strategies" and think while hunting

Eh, some other animals do too. Killer whales for example. They use many different hunting strategies in different situations - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

I can tell by their hiding - Nateawesomeness

Yes of course - JohnPierre846

15 Mockingbirds say the sounds of extinct birds

So dead birds have a sound of their own? - Nateawesomeness

Really?! Is this true? If so, then that's creepy... -Floppy Kitten

REALLY!?!? Secretive and creepy!

Wow this bird is a creepy-ass dictatophone

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16 A hummingbird flaps its wings 60-80 times per second

Such a hardworking bird! - Kiteretsunu

Also Hummingbird never touch the ground

If it was made if medal instead of feathers,imagine how brutal people will be cut by them - Nateawesomeness

Labour bird! - Ananya

17 A pig's orgasm lasts 30 minutes

What the - ElSherlock

I'm scared to ask what this sounds like. - Icantbelieveitsnotbutter

If this was true for humans id have only 2 awesome orgasms while listening to EDM 1 hour mixes!

Pig, you lucky son of a bitch

18 Mice excel at learning and understanding concepts

I wonder if that’s how Mickey became the icon of Disney - Randomator

Aha! - JohnPierre846

19 An elephant weighs less than a blue whale's tongue

Blue whale makes elephants look tiny - Randomator

That blue whale is a fatty - FrankP

Then imagine how big a blue whale is.

Blue whales are the biggest things on earth to live and weigh tonnes

20 Fruit flies think before they act

To eat the fruit, or to not eat the fruit? EAT? don't EAT? AGH!

How do you need to think to eat fruit? - Nateawesomeness

Whaat? You CANNOT be serious! Alive things actually think before they act? Mind blowing - CityGuru

Their smarterer than allot of peaple

21 Giant clams live up to 400 years

I wish I were able to live as long as a clam can.

Wow,their old - Nateawesomeness

22 Some fish can change genders

Clownfish are a primary example. - Archived

See mom I told you there such things as transgender fish!

They can control the amount of testosterone or estrogen flowing their body. First of all every fish of that particular species is born female, but the prospective male increases her testosterone level instead of estrogen, and she turns into a male! - Kiteretsunu

How's that even possible? Do they go and get plastic surgery once a moment in their lives?

23 German Shepherds have 42 teeth

That's a lot of teeth.

Yup! I just counted the teeth on the both of them and it's true! - Pegasister12

It would be hard to brush their teeth - Nateawesomeness

24 Some jellyfish eat their own babies

Bad parents - ElSherlock

Jellyfish who ate their baby to death is a horrible mother or father or should I say cannibal jellyfish - CerealGuy

I saw this in a book once - N64Dude

What terrible parents jellyfish are - Nateawesomeness

25 A Hurricane weighs as much as 160 Million Rhinos

I wonder if all those rhinos were in the hurricane - Nateawesomeness

26 Leeches can be Used to Prevent Blood Clots

There's one thing useful by being sucked on by leeches. - funnyuser

27 Paul the octopus correctly predicted that Spain would win the 2010 world cup


not possible

28 The blue whale is not the longest animal.

How - Randomator

Really? - Userguy44

29 A Group of Owls is called a Parliament

Makes sense why the governing body is named after it. - yatharthb

30 Crocodiles swallow Rocks to help digest Their Food

Dodos did that too - ElSherlock

And dodos!

That’s weird - Randomator

31 It takes a wet dog less than a second to shake off half of the water on it's fur

Huh, whenever I wash my dog, there must be a lot of water on him. - funnyuser

32 Pink iguanas live in the Galapagos Islands
33 56 million years ago, horses were the size of house cats

Imagine trying to ride them. Lol - Randomator

34 The world's longest beaver dam is about as long as 60 school buses lined up end-to-end

So, basically a beaver mansion? - Survivor101

Imagined the big traffic jam if those school busses tried to mesure it with themselves - Nateawesomeness

35 A group of Turkeys is called a gang

The gruops of turkeys are gangstas. I've seen 3 outside the YMCA near the entrance in the back of the building.-KyokoKuchisakeSuccubi

36 Most bats can't take flight from the ground

Vampires can, though. That's just one reason why vampire bats are so awesome.

37 Snakes Do Not Have Eyelids

Staring contest- ow, why do you always win? - Emberflight_of_StormClan

How do they sleep - RockStarr

38 A group of rhinos is called a crash
39 A warm frog makes faster croaking noises than a cold frog

That sounds hilarious

40 Polar Bears have black skin behind their white fur
41 Camels are Rancorous
42 A Giraffe is as Tall as A Stack of 3 Ostriches, 9 Koalas, or 36 Chipmunks

Wow! Who figured that out? Some clever people...

We need more metersticks! - Nateawesomeness

43 A Great White Shark can weigh as much as 15 Gorillas
44 A Mouse hitched a Ride on a Frog's Back to escape a Flooded Street in Lucknow, India

That really happens wow that mouse is smart

I'm somehow reminded of Tom & Jerry - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

45 A One Eyed Cyclops Shark was found in Mexico
46 Some Greenland Sharks may live to be 200 Years Old
47 A Study found that Dairy Cows may produce More Milk while listening to Classical Music

Nostalgia never let's me down - CerealGuy

Answer to Bluefrost's question: Radioactive cheese.
-Floppy Kitten

48 A giant anteater is 6 feet (1.8 M) long, yet it's mouth is as small as a grape
49 Fungus can grow out of a zombie ant's head

I've heard of this, the spores in the jungle air infect the ants turning them into zombies, they climb up a tree and then the new fungus grows - Harri666

50 Tasmanian devils sometimes sneeze to challenge other devils to a fight
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2. One species of jellyfish can revert back to it's child stage after becoming sexually mature, effectively making it immortal
3. At birth, a giant panda is smaller than a mouse
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