The Big Five is a group of animals of Africa: cape buffalo, elephant, leopard, lion and rhino. The term “Big Five” was coined by hunters who referred to the difficulty in hunting these wild animals because of their ferocity when cornered.

Animals also are either right-handed or left-handed. Polar bears are left-handed – and so is Kermit the Frog.

Sheep are mentioned 45 times and goats 88 times in the Bible. Dogs are mentioned 14 times and lions 89 times, but domestic cats are not mentioned.

The South American giant anteater eats more than 30,000 ants a day.

The largest jellyfish ever caught measured 2,3 m (7’6″) across the bell with a tentacle of 36 m (120 ft) long.