some animal facts!

By Alice on Tuesday November 18th 2008 at 15:08

Apart from humans, foxes are the most widely distributed land mammals on earth!

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This design is called ‘Living so contently’ and it is from ‘The wild outdoors’ range which has a list on the back of 8 fun things that you can do outdoors - this one is ‘find a beautiful view’.

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I’ve done them all!

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If you come across a lone fox then you shall have good luck.

Another great fact = Despite finding rabbits in almost every corner of the UK, often in very large numbers, they aren’t native to Great Britain and were actually introduced about 900 years ago from France (oh la la!!)... This has been my favourite card for ages now - it makes me laugh every time I see it!

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Rabbits are the only mammals in the world that can see behind themselves without having to rotate their head.

Rabbits have long since been thought of as a sign of good luck. Bunny rabbits provide treats in the form of Easter and many people still consider it good luck if you say “White rabbits, white rabbits, white rabbits” as soon as you wake up on the first day of the month.