Learning about animals is great fun. Whether it’s about endangered birds, desert animals, wild dogs or pets, there are thousands of fascinating kinds of animals that each have their own traits, behaviors and qualities.
These animal facts for kids will certainly give your child a good time while learning a thing or two along the way.
Gorillas are dominant beasts that live in tropical and subtropical forests. Being a close relative to the human race they are one of the most intelligent animals with a complex social structure.
Faster than any other land animal in the world, cheetahs are distinct big cats that love to live life in the speedy lane. They are the only big cat that cannot roar, though they can purr – most loudly when they are near with other cheetahs.
Giraffes are the world’s tallest land animals, thanks to their distinctive neck (which alone can reach 2 meters in height) and legs. Giraffes are most vulnerable to attacks when taking a drink because they cannot keep a look out for predators.
The largest land-living mammal in the world, elephants are unique animals that live in parts of Africa and Asia. They are herbivores and can spend up to 16 hours a day collecting plants, leaves, twigs and roots.
Wolves are wild dogs living and hunting in packs. They are excellent hunters and fast runner, reaching a speed of 40 miles per hour when chasing prey.
Learn more interesting facts about animals and enjoy the fun list of facts about various animal species.