An elephant can smell water three miles away.
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Because of their weight, which averages 22 pounds, Japanese cranes require a run of more than 30 feet to become airborne.
Ostriches can kick with tremendous force, but only forward. Don't Mess with them!
The shadow bird always builds a 3-room nest. The third section is the nursery; the second is a pantry; and in the first, the male parent stands guard against intruders.