Sound from the flies’ wings produces a characteristic hum based upon the rapidity of their wing beat, where the housefly beats 345 strokes a second in the middle octave key of F.
Citrus oil is toxic to cat. Poisoning can occur through ingestion as well as through high levels of skin contact. Cats that have come into contact with citrus oils will have a strong citrus smell to their skin. Affected animals may drool excessively. They may also appear weak and listless
Researchers found that only 17 to 22 percent of white cats with non-blue eyes are born deaf. The percentage rises to 40 percent if the cat has one blue eye, while upwards of 65 to 85 percent of all-white cats with both eyes blue are deaf. Some of these cats
A purr is a sound made by all species of felids. It varies between cats (for example by loudness and tone), and from species to species, but can be characterized as a tonal buzzing. Other animals that have been said to purr are rabbits, squirrels, guinea pigs, tapirs, ring-tailed lemurs,
A group of kangaroos is called a troop, mob, or herd. There is a misconception that a small group of kangaroos is called a court. “Court” has no reference at all to a group or collection of kangaroos. A “kangaroo court” is quite different, and refers to sham legal proceedings