Some years ago I saw an article in a newspaper that caught my attention. I’m always finding something of interest so I scurried off to find the scissors to clip it. This one has lain in my desk drawer until I recently ran across it while looking for something else. It’s amazing what all I can find sometimes that I had forgotten about.
Did You Know………..
A full grown bear can run as fast as a horse.
Reindeer milk has more fat than cow’s milk.
It takes forty minutes to hard boil an ostrich egg.
Chickens that lay brown eggs have red ear lobes.
It’s physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.
A group of owls is called a parliament.
Female swine will always have an even number of teats or nipples, usually twelve.
It is possible to lead a cow upstairs but not downstairs because their knees cannot bend properly in order to walk to back down. So if you take a cow upstairs you’ll just have to leave him there or lower the unfortunate animal with ropes. LOL
A goat’s eyes have rectangular pupils.
A donkey will sink in quicksand but a mule won’t. I don’t know why.
Beaver teeth are so sharp that Native Americans once used them as knife blades.
Now for some human trivia:
Babies are born with 300 bones, but by adulthood we have only 206 in our bodies.
Every time you lick a stamp, you’re consuming 1/10 of a calorie.
An individual blood cell takes about 60 seconds to make a complete circuit of the body.