Did You Know that rat’s can regulate their temperature through their tails???. A really hot rat will lay on its back so that it can “sweat” through the soles of its feet. Make sure your furry friend has access to plenty of fresh water during Summer and is housed in a spacious enclosure with good airflow 🙂
Did You Know that you can tell the difference between a male and a female turtle by the length of their tail? Males have a longer, broader tail which extends beyond the carapace (shell), while females have a shorter and more slender tail.
Did you know that guinea pigs are born fully developed with a set of teeth, coat of fur and their eyes open? They begin to walk around within 1 hour of being born & can start eating solid food (in addition to their mother’s milk) almost immediately.
Did you know that bearded dragons can regulate their body temperature through subtle changes in shades of colour? – they become slightly darker in cooler weather and lighter in warmer weather. Very impressive!! Don’t be fooled though, changing color is also an indicator of their mood and display dark colours when either agitated or aggressive.
Did you know that budgies can register up to 150 images per second? Humans however can only register 16 images per second.