Vitamin B keeps us healthy and Vitamin Bee plays her part too by producing honey which, by the way, is the only food that never goes off. Vitamin Bee is also a hive of knowledge as she flies around gathering facts that have passed most of us by. 7 facts every week, one for each day of the week about all creatures great and small.


1.  Cows sleep standing up

2. A newly-born crocodile is 8 inches long

3. A collection of owls is called a parliament

4. A catfish has one hundred thousand tastebuds

5. Cats have 32 muscles in each ear

6. A pig's orgasm lasts 30 minutes

7. A butterfly smells its own feet



1. No two cattle have the same markings

2. Hummingbirds cannot walk

3.  And the egg of a hummingbird is smaller than a pea

4. Hamsters blink one eye at a time

5. Honey bees have hair on their eyes

6.  Grasshoppers have white blood

7.  It takes 60 cows to produce a ton of milk



1. Rats cannot be sick

2. Moths don't have mouths or stomachs

3. A polecat is not a cat

4. An octopus has three hearts

5. Donkeys kill more people each year than plane crashes

6. Fleas can jump 80 times their height

7. The Nile catfish swims upside down

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