The heart of a shrimp is located in its head.

A snail can sleep for three years

Koala and human fingerprints are indistinguishable and have confused people at a crime scene.

Slugs have four noses.

It is possible to hypnotize a frog by placing it on its back and stroking its stomach.

A sloth takes two weeks to digest its food


Giraffes have no vocal cords.

Kangaroos can't fart.

An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain

Sea-otters hold hands when they sleep to keep from drifting apart.

Turtles can breathe through their butts.

Gentoo penguins propose to their life-mates with a pebble.

Macaques in Japan use coins to buy vending machine snacks.

Puffins mate for life,make their home on cliff sides and set aside room for their toilet.

Butterflies taste with their feet.

Squirrels adopt other squirrels babies if they are abandoned.

An owl has  three eyelids on each eye,one for blinking,one for sleeping and one for cleansing.

Koalas sleep for 22 hrs a day.

Crocodiles can survive for 3yrs without food.

Flamingos pee on their own legs to cool off.

Owls devour their prey whole

The bird eats their vomit.

Mosquitoes bite more when there is a full moon.

Some fireflies sometimes flash their light in unison.

Honey bees like to dance.

Ants have two stomachs.

A male giraffe will smell  and drink a female giraffe's urine to find out if she is ready to mate.

Star-fish can regenerate their arms