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  1. The night vision of tigers is 6 times better than humans Flamingoes can live up to 80 years old
  2. Most dinosaurs lived to be more than 100 years old
  3. Out of the 250+ known species of shark only 18 are known to be dangerous to man
  4. An ostriches life span is 40-45 years
  5. Wild cobras can live up to 20 years old
  6. The average cow produces 40 glasses of milk a day
  7. A blue whale can weigh as much as 30 elephants and as long as 3 large tour buses
  8. The greyhound is the fastest dog and can reach speeds of up to 72kph (45mph)
  9. The fastest fish in the sea is the swordfish and can reach up to speeds of 108kph (68mph, 59knots)
  10. Female condors lays a single egg once every 2 years
  11. Hippopotamuses have skin 3.8cm (1.5in) thick
  12. An arrow frog has enough poison to kill over 2,200 people
  13. When born a baby giraffe is 1.8m (6ft) tall
  14. A bear in hibernation loses up to 25% of its body weight
  15. Pandas spend 12 hours a day eating bamboo
  16. The skeleton of an African elephant accounts for about 15% of its body weight
  17. There are over 1,600 known species of starfishes
  18. There are over 320 species of parrots
  19. There are over 40,000 muscles tendons in an elephant’s trunk
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