Bizarre Animal Facts
Compiled by: Judie Mackie
Butterflies taste with their feet.
A duck‚Äôs quack does not echo and no one knows why.
More people fear spiders more than they do death.
A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
Elephants are the only animal that cannot jump.
It‚Äôs possible to lead a cow upstairs, but not downstairs.
A snail can sleep for three years.
All polar bears are left-handed.
An ostrich‚Äôs eye is bigger than its brain.
Maine is the only US State with a dead animal on its license plate. (A red lobster, lobsters turn red when they are cooked.)
Camel‚Äôs milk does not curdle.
Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds, while dogs only have ten.
Cat‚Äôs urine glows under a black-light.
Opossums actually pass out when terrified giving us the phrase ‚Äúplaying possum‚Äù.
All porcupines float in water.
Most cows give more milk when they listen to music.
Penguins can jump as high as six feet in the air.
Mosquitoes have teeth and are attracted to people who have recently eaten bananas.
Even if you cut off a cockroach‚Äôs head, it can still live for several weeks.