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Cool Facts About Animals

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This is a podcast by and for kids giving you the coolest facts about the coolest animals. We research our episodes carefully, distilling the information into manageable segments, focusing on the things that really make these animals unusual. Thanks for listening!

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Gross Facts About Animals

In this episode, the crew shares a whole bunch of really, really gross animal facts. If you do not like being grossed out, DO NOT listen to this episode! Animals include a toad that gives birth by baby toads breaking through the skin on its back, a lizard that shoots blood from its eyes, an animal that feasts on human skin, and a sea cucumber that shoots out its internal organs.

We have a lot of show notes today. Here are the promised links, plus a picture of the Surinam toad (beware this picture is gross!).

Jaguar’s Twitter handle: https://twitter.com/TheRealJaguar2

Corduroy’s Twitter handle: https://twitter.com/Corduro96602363

Tongue-eating isopod post:  https://twitter.com/JimmyBernot/status/1337129154484056066

Birds decorating their nest: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1zmfTr2d4c

Picture of the Surinam toad: https://www.naturepl.com/stock-photo-surinam-toad-pipa-pipa-young-emerging-from-under-skin-of-mother-image01563459.html

Frogs with hair: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2300424/The-frog-breaks-bones-produce-claws-burst-skin-like-X-Men-s-Wolverine.html

If you have a gross animal fact to share, or think you know the answer to our riddle, send it to us by email at coolfactsaboutanimals@gmail.com or tweet us at @coolanimalspod.

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