Did You Know? – Cute, Interesting, Weird & ‘Eeew’ Animal Facts

Hey, Stars!

I found some incredibly fascinating, weird and ‘eeew’ animal facts while doing some research work online, and I thought to share with you, my dearest #Galaxy.

I hope you find them as educative and entertaining as I did.

Happy Reading!


1. Rats laugh when tickled.

2. Dragonflies and damselflies form a heart with their tails when they mate.

Now, that is what you call lovemaking.

3. Prairie dogs say hello by kissing. Kiss kiss, stars!

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

5. Squirrels will adopt orphans. Squirrels have an intense motherly instinct, and they take in the orphaned pups of their late family members. I guess I’m a squirrel.

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

7. Toucans curl into little balls when they sleep. I guess many slim girls are Toucans


1. Pigs’ orgasms last for 30 minutes. Yo, that’s wild!!!

I don’t know which is funnier, the fact or the picture? WTH???!

2. A shrimp’s heart is in its head.

3. A single elephant tooth can weigh as much as 9 pounds.

4. The starfish is one of the only animals that can turn it’s stomach inside-out.

5. Honeybees can get sexually transmitted diseases. Now, that’s funny.

6. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.

7. The flamingo can only eat when its head is upside down.

Will pepper not sapa lori?


1. In 1924, a Labrador retriever (dog) was sentenced to life without parole at Eastern State Penitentiary for killing the governor’s cat.

Haq haq haq… Jokers!

2. A cockroach can live nine days without its head before it starves to death.

3. To escape the grip of a crocodile’s jaw, push your thumb into its eyeballs-it will let you go instantly. Heheheee… Good luck with that, buddy!

4. A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.

5. Cows can sleep standing up, but they can only dream lying down.

I didn’t even know cows could dream

6. Horses have up to 17 facial distinct facial expressions.

7. Just like female humans, elephants and humpback whales are the only mammals that undergo menopause.

8. Female bats give birth while hanging upside down, catching the baby in their wings as it drops. Mad ooh!

9. Nope, Kangaroos can’t fart.

Oh Kangaroo, oh kangaroo, as beautiful as you are, you cannot fart, oh kangaroo.

10. Even a small amount of alcohol placed on a scorpion will make it go crazy and sting itself to death! You’re welcome!

11. Sperm whales in the Caribbean have an accent.

Hey Mushin slay queens, I guess y’all should adopt a Caribbean sperm whales so you can have some real accent. Yes?

12. Koalas sleep up to 22 hours a day.

I guess your name has changed from Jonah to Koalas

13. All clownfish are born male. However, they have the ability to switch their sex and become female to enable mating. Once the change has happened, it is irreversible.

14. A snail can sleep for 3 years. Yes, three whole years.

Did anyone say Jonah? Oh, I thought I heard that…

15. There are a lot more chickens than people in the world.

16. For every human in the world, there are one million ants. Creepy!

17. It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.

18. It is illegal to own just one guinea pig in Switzerland. That’s because guinea pigs are social animals and can die of loneliness. Hence, the need for a life companion.

Animal Facts - Guinea Pigs
Image source: Miroslav Hlavko / Shutterstock.com

19. Some snails have hairy shells.

20. Birds in Minnesota get drunk off of berries.

21. Wasps attack when drunk

22. In the last 4000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.

23. The leg bones of a bat are so thin that out of the 1,200 species of bats, only the Vampire and the Burrowing bat can walk on the ground.

24. Turtles can breathe through their butts.


1 Capuchin monkeys wash their hands and feet in their urine. Obo oshi!

2. On average, cows poop 16 times per day.

Now, that’s a lot of shit!

3. Frogs cannot vomit. If one absolutely has to, then it will vomit its entire stomach. Yikes!

Which of the facts did you find most fascinating? Mine, definitely, has to be the 30-minute pig orgasm. Like what the flipping heck?!

BTW, I found out my spirit animal is BUTTERFLY. It’s so apt! What’s do you think your spirit animal is?


Bolaji Gelax

Hey, Star! Thanks for stopping by my world. I'm a gorgeous, sassy radio junkie who enjoys playing devil's advocate. I love everything that makes me happy, which includes the Stars in my #Galaxy. They call me MISS FLOWERY because I bring good vibes, love and light. Feel free to explore my world ❤✨

14 thoughts on “Did You Know? – Cute, Interesting, Weird & ‘Eeew’ Animal Facts

    1. I know right! I laughed my butts off compiling the facts 😂

      Thanks for reading and commenting ❤✨

  1. I enjoyed and liked it. Very educative and informative. It reminds me of Chris Abani’s A Brief History of Las Vegas.

    If I had an animal kini, it would be a unicorn, sphinx, dove and dragon.

    1. The heck is “animal kini?” 😂😂

      Only you, four animals? issokay.

      Wait first, I thought dragons aren’t real?

  2. “Cows can sleep standing up, but they can only dream lying down.”
    I want to know the person that discovered this dreaming aspect. Did the cow tell him/ her? Orisirisi.

    What will a Marlian not see in this Lagos?

    Kudos Gelax, I learnt something new.

    1. That’s true actually. Perhaps the discoverer commune with cows in their sleep 🤷

      Marlians step forward! 😁

      Thanks plenty plenty plenty ❤

    1. Heheheee… Me sef wonder o 😂

      Maybe cows tell their handlers what they dream about, who knows 🤷

  3. Interesting compilation, Wawu facts…I hope frogs can poop sha.

    Elede!!! 30minutes everything don burst…The image is quite funny once u get the gist of d fact. A whole 30 minutes of brain shattering “seizure” 😀😂😎

  4. Interesting compilation, Wawu facts…I hope frogs can poop sha.

    Cows dream about what exactly?🤔

    Elede!!! 30minutes everything don burst…The image is quite funny once u get the gist of d fact. A whole 30 minutes of brain shattering seizure 😀😂😎

    I’ll want to be an Eagle…I hope no crazy facts here!🤔😁

    1. I bet they can.

      Perhaps, they dream about their future. LOL

      Swears, that picture coupled with the fact is purely hilarious.

      Eagles seem cool enough. Is that your spirit animal?

      1. Yes perhaps. I also want to be one if its true d belief one comes back as animal in anoda realm 😁

  5. Biko which one is Spirit animal and how is it discovered?

    That fish that is born as only males… Hmmm, what if they all now decide they want to be females? Or don’t want to be females? Haq haq haq


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