5 Cute Animal Facts to Make You Smile

Ciao lovelies! Today, let's learn 5 cute animal facts that will make us smile together!

5 Cute Animal Facts to Make You Smile

Photo by Arilafka-Photo
1. Each cat's nose has unique ridge pattern, sort of similar to the human fingerprint.
Every cat in the world has a different pattern of nose ridges! If you own multiple cats, none of them have the same pattern. I never thought of cats having "fingerprints."

Photo by Joe Robertson
2. Sea otters hold hands when they sleep to keep from drifting apart
 Sea otters don't want to be separated when they sleep, so they hold hands! They also wrap kelp around themselves to stay in place!
Sources: My own knowledge from Marine Biology and http://www2.padi.com/blog/2015/02/16/5-facts-about-sea-otters/ 

Photo from telegraph.co.uk
3. Norway has knighted a penguin.
Yep, in 2008 Norway knighted a penguin named Nils Olav! His new name is Sir Nils Olav. 

Photo from National Geographic News
4. Gentoo penguins propose to their lifelong, monogamous mates with a pebble.
Giving a whole new meaning to "give her the rock," Gentoo penguins actually propose to their desired lifelong mate with a pebble!

Photo from oddstuffmagazine
5. Sweden has a rabbit jumping competition/show called Kaninhoppning
Oh my god so cute...I'm sorry, what was I saying? Oh yes. Bunny jumping. Eeeeeeeek. I can not think of anything more adorable than watching bunnies jump over obstacles. 

What do you all think of these cute animal facts? Did any of them make you smile? 
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  1. Oh my gosh!! These are adorable and interesting facts! And just an fyi I had only ever heard of the otters holding hands thing all the others were completely new to me. :)

    1. I agree with u. I have never heard of cats have unique ridge pattern. This post melts my heart. ❤

    2. Thank you both so much! I'm glad I could share these cute animal facts with you!

  2. You know, your content has changed to light and positive posts and I really like them. Like these! I haven't viewed your blog in awhile (I've been here since your PoI days) but I love what you're doing now. Keep it up!


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