The hump of a camel does not store water as is commonly thought. In fact, a camel’s hump has stores of fat which allows them to live without food for nearly a month. It also serves as insulation to trap heat.
These are the only mammals that have oval shaped red blood cells. This unusual shape allow them to go for long periods without water.
Camels drink up to 40 gallons of water at a time. They can lose 25% of their body fluids without the danger of dehydration.
Are large humped animals with a shaggy mane, large heads and short horns and look similar to wild oxen.
Are marine fin-footed mammals in the family Otariidae and have the ability to walk on all fours.
Are extremely heavyweight animals with a round body, short, stocky legs and a large head.
Are among the most popular exhibits in marine parks, zoos and aquariums across the world
Are large formidable mammals with sparse black-gray coats that belong to the Bovine family.
Are found in the semi-arid plains of Botswana and in parts of the Kalahari Desert
Are the only animals that have a DNA profile that is almost 98% similar to humans.
Are mostly semi-aquatic animals that belong to the same family as badgers, polecats, weasels and wolverines.
Are Artiodactyle ruminant mammals of the family Cervidae, commonly known as the deer family.