Animals

Here at The Fact Site, we have countless facts covering mammals, birds, insects, fish, and pets. For example, you can learn more about the Komondor dog, a specific breed of dog that literally looks like a walking mop, or you can discover more about wolves, elephants, and tigers.

Whether you are looking to find more about a certain species, or you’re just looking to browse and find something that catches your eye, the facts in our animal section will truly capture your interest and educate you on the beauty and wonder of all animals!

Animal Astronauts

Animals That Have Visited Space InfoGraphic

Scott Thompson
May 10, 2022

Animals were fired off into the skies on spacecrafts long before humans were. They were a way of checking the safety of humans making those trips. This InfoGraphic shows some of the most famous space animals of all time.

Facts about bobcats

55 Fun Facts About Bobcats For Kids

Michelle Gabriel
Apr 11, 2022

Bobcats' official name is Lynx rufus, and they are native to North America. Although they may only be slightly larger than house cats, they have unique characteristics. Here are 55 fun and interesting facts all about bobcats.

What noise do foxes make?

What Noise Does A Fox Make?

Becca Marsh
Mar 17, 2022

Have you ever wondered what sound foxes make? I don't know about you, but they certainly sound scary to my ears. But what does it actually mean, and do they make any other noises besides their screams? Let's take a closer look and find out once and for all.

Dazzling facts about dragonflies

15 Awesome Facts About Dragonflies

Shash Wighton
Apr 3, 2022

Dragonflies have been flying around the globe for more than 350 million years. They reside on every continent apart from Antarctica and are incredibly intelligent insects. Here are 15 amazing facts all about dragonflies we know you'll love.

Five fantastic facts about Japanese rhinoceros beetles

5 Brilliant Facts About Rhinoceros Beetles

Becca Marsh
Feb 1, 2022

The Japanese Rhinoceros beetle is widely popular in Asian culture and is one of the strongest creatures on Earth. It isn't only native to Japan but is found across several Asian countries. Let's take a closer look at this incredible insect with these five cool facts.

13 German Shepherd Facts

13 Jolly Facts About German Shepherds

Shash Wighton
Dec 6, 2021

German Shepherds are a very popular breed of dog. They are one of the most intelligent dogs but are a relatively new breed, having only been around since the 19th Century. If you're a lover of this breed or dogs in general, you'll love these 13 German Shepherd facts.

Facts all about sea turtles

9 Satisfying Facts About The Sea Turtle

Becca Marsh
Oct 18, 2021

Sea turtles are reptiles that live primarily in tropical oceans around the globe. Sadly their survival in the future isn't guaranteed. Climate change, pollution, and poachers are all impacting them, but conservationists are working hard to protect them. Here are nine fascinating sea turtle facts.

Facts about blue jay birds

9 Fascinating Facts About Blue Jay Birds

Becca Marsh
Nov 18, 2021

Blue jay birds are a type of flying bird that is native to North America. These birds are incredibly unique and have a rather unique appearance. Here we're going to look at the nine most interesting facts about blue jays.

Facts about badgers

15 Bodacious Facts About Badgers

Shash Wighton
Aug 12, 2021

Badgers belong to the Mustelidae family, just like weasels, otters, ferrets, and minks. Being primarily nocturnal, they enjoy coming out of their burrows after sunset. Learn more about these incredible mammals with these 15 bodacious facts all about badgers.

10 Chill Facts About Chihuahuas

10 Chill Facts About Chihuahuas That You Should Know

Becca Marsh
Jul 15, 2021

Chihuahuas are the smallest breed of dog on the planet! You either love them or hate them, but they are well known for being feisty and aggressive little beasts. Nonetheless, who can deny their cuteness? Want to learn more about Chihuahuas? Here are ten totally chill facts.

Ten facts about flightless birds

10 Fun Facts About Flightless Birds

Becca Marsh
Jun 7, 2021

When we think of birds, we imagine them flying in our skies, but there are many amazing birds out there that aren't able to fly. The most recognizable being the ostrich or penguin. Here are ten incredible facts about flightless birds.

Are mermaids real?

Are Mermaids Real?

Becca Marsh
May 20, 2021

Mermaids are female Merfolk and are known for having a fishtail and human female upper body. They have been mentioned for hundreds of years but are they real, and have they ever existed? Let's venture deep below the surface and take a closer look.