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Amazing animal facts

Animals are incredible!

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Check out our top ten amazing animal facts!

  • Dogs can sniff out odours at levels nearly 100 thousand times lower than we can.

  • Your cat’s nose has a ridged pattern that is unique to them, just like your fingerprint!

  • A giant anteater can stick out its tongue more than 60cm to capture prey.

  • Dogs only have sweat glands on their feet so they have to cool down by panting.

  • Cats can make over 100 vocal sounds whilst dogs can make about 10.

  • Seahorses have no teeth and no stomach.  Food passes through their digestive systems so quickly that they have to eat almost constantly to stay alive.

  • 3 dogs survived the sinking of the Titanic – a Newfoundland, a Pomeranian and a Pekingese.

  • Cats have 5 toes on each front paw but only 4 toes on each back paw.

  • When bats leave a cave, they always always turn left.

  • Elephants can smell water from over 3 miles away.

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