Animals Facts

  • Human colds and other illnesses can also affect Gorillas.
  • New-born Chinese water deer will be so small that it can be held in human palm.
  • Turtles, water snakes, crocodiles, alligators, dolphins, whales and other water creatures will drown if they are kept in underwater too long.
  • Elephants and humpback whales are the only mammals that undergo menopause.
  • Yorkshire Terrier is the world's smallest dog which weighs just four ounces.



The specially adapted larynx and hyoid apparatus gives the ability to roar. When the air passes to the lungs through larynx, the larynx cartilage walls vibrate, producing sound. The larynx is longer for the lion which produces the most robust roar. The jaguars, leopards, lions and tigers have the physical structure of the throat needed for making the deep, loud and booming sound of a roar.

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