Fun Facts About Animals-Did you Know???

happycoupleInterested to learn more about the fascinating world of animals? Read below to find some fun facts about animals.

  1.  Dogs only sweat through the pads on their feet. They pant to help keep cool instead.
  2. Studies have shown that people who own pets live longer, have fewer heart attacks and have less stress.
  3. Cats meow only to humans, not to communicate with other cats.
  4. A goldfish can live up to 40 years.
  5. Cats spend 2/3 of their day sleeping.
  6. In Arizona, you are not allowed to feed pigs garbage unless you obtain a permit, which must be renewed each year.
  7. A cat can jump as high as 7 times his height.
  8. In Colorado, since a horse is considered a vehicle, you are not allowed to drink an alcoholic beverage while riding horseback.
  9. Larger Parrots, such as Macaw’s and Cockatoo’s, can live more than 75 years.
  10. Giving fish alcohol is strictly prohibited in Ohio.
  11. Be careful at the next frog jumping event in California. If one of those frogs dies during the contest, it must not be eaten. You’ll have to get your fresh frog legs elsewhere.