Sunday, 27 September 2015

Bird migration

My uncle and I went to Burgas to see the bird migration here are all the birds we saw today with pictures my uncle took.

Little owl- 1  
Little owl

Black storks- 2000!!

Black storks

White Pelicans- 4000+!!

White pelicans

Lesser spotted eagles- 4500!!

Lesser spotted eagles

Marsh harriers- 6  (sorry didn't take a picture of this one)

Short-toed eagles- about 40!

Red-footed falcon- about 120!

Red- footed falcon

Lesser kestrel- 1

Lesser kestrel

Common buzzards- 1500!

Booted eagle- 1

Booted eagle

Honey buzzards- 80! (sorry didn't take any pictures of it)

Flamingos- 4! (sorry didn't take any pictures of it)

That's all the birds we saw today , we think we saw around 14,000 birds today

Hope you enjoyed the blog!

Sunday, 20 September 2015

Facts about pigs

Our pig

  • Pigs are the sixth smartest animals on the world, They are smarter than a 3 year old child!!!!
  • Pigs are very clean ;), they will keep their toilet area away from where they will lie down and eat!
  • A pig called Priscilla, saved a young boy from drowning.
  • Pigs do not "Pig out" or "eat like pigs", they prefer to eat slowly and savor their food
  • There are around 2 billion pigs on the world
  • Pigs dream, much like humans do!
  • Wild pigs eat reptiles and small rodents!!!
  • They can live up to 15 years of age.
  • Pigs have 44 teeth.
  • Pigs have 15,000 taste buds, Humans 9,000! 
  • Pigs live on every continent except Antarctica!
  • In Denmark there twice as many pigs as people  

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

Facts about Leopard geckos

  • Leopard geckos are the second most famous lizard pets in the world.
  • Wild leopard geckos spend most of their time underground because of the high heat.
  • They eat all kinds of insects
  • All lizards have ears but, if you shine a light threw a leopard geckos ear you will see the light come out of the other ear!
  • When a leopard gecko sheds its skin it will eat it so a predator cant track in down!
  • In captivity they can live up to 15-20 years!! some have lived up to 30.
  •  Do not have two male leopard geckos  in one tank because they will fight.
  • Males are 20-28 cm, females are 18-20 cm and hatchlings  are 7-10 cm    
  • When they are irritated they will bark!
  • Unlike other geckos, leopard geckos don't have sticky feet, they use claws.
  • If your leopard gecko is climbing your tank it might mean that it doesn't like the environment.
  • Tail shaking- when your leopard geckos tale is shaking slowly it means it's exited
  • When a male is shaking its tale very fast it means that it is telling a female that their is a male in the area and that he is aware of the females being there 
  • Leopard geckos in the wild will have much smaller life span because of predators and diseases
  • If you leopard gecko has a very thin tale it means it is unhealthy   

Sunday, 6 September 2015

15 fun facts about cats

  • Cats cam make 100 sounds. Dogs can only make 10
  • A cat has gone up to space! it's from france.
  • A cats hearing is better than a dogs.
  • Approximately 1/3 cat owners think their cats can read their minds
  • A female cat is called a queen or a molly
  • Some cats have survived falls from 320 meters!
  • Cats cant taste sweetness.
  • Cats sleep for 70% of their lives.
  • Cats can get sick or even die is they eat chocolate!
  • Cats have a longer memory then a Dog!
  • Cats lick them selves to get your scent off!
  • The largest litter of kittens produced 19 kittens!!
  • Cats are one of the most popular pets in the world
  • Cats on average live to 15, 20 years
  • A group of cats are called a clowder