Pet Fact – Week 30
- Rats breed so quickly that in just 18 months, 2 rats could have created over 1 million relatives.
- Horses and cows sleep while standing up!
- Giant Arctic jellyfish have tentacles that can reach over 36m in length. Longer than the height of the Tower of London!
- Locusts have leg muscles that are about 1000 times more powerful than an equal weight of human muscle. Wowsers
- Instead of bones, sharks have a skeleton made from cartilage.
- Insects such as bees, mosquitoes and cicadas make noise by rapidly moving their wings.
- Bet you thought the rhinoceros horn was made of bone? Wrong! It’s actually composed from compacted hair.
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