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10 Random Facts of the Week: Llamas

Posted: September 23, 2011 by iluvsoftball3 in Animal Facts, Funny Photos
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  • Llamas are memebers of the camel family.

    BFFs hanging out

  • About 3 million years ago, llamas’ ancestors migrated to South America.
  • Llamas are smart and easy to train.
  • Llamas weigh between 280 and 450 pounds and can carry about a quarter of their body weight.
  • Llamas are vegetarians.
  • Llamas live to be about 20 years old.
  • Llamas prefer to live with other llamas.
  • Llamas dont bite.
  • Llamas spit when their angry, but that’s mainly at each other.
  • There are about 20,ooo- 25,000 llamas currently living in the U.S. and Canada.

 

 

10 most intersting facts about wolves

Posted: October 8, 2010 by sophie1952 in Animal Facts

1.  The alpha is the highest ranking wolf.

2.  The beta is the 2nd ranking wolf.

3.  The omega is the lowest ranking wolf.

4.  A wolf’s front paws are larger than it’s back paws.

5.  Wolves are active at all times of day in winter.

6.  A wolf can eat up to 20 pounds of meat at once.

7.  The wolf pack can cover up to 30-125 miles per day.

8.  Attempts to keep wolves as pets are  not normally successful.

 9.  Wolves have a low success rate at hunting.

 10. Most wolf packs move for 8-10 hours a day

facts taken from: www.alaska.net