8 Things People Get Wrong About Animals

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If you watched a lot of cartoons as a kid, chances are you picked up some common animal stereotypes like "cats love milk!" or "bears can't get enough of that sweet, sweet honey!" What if we told you that everything cartoons taught you is a lie!

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Sources:

Bears

http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=24145

https://www.bear.org/website/bear-pages/black-bear/foraging-a-foods/206-what-do-bears-like-to-eat-in-a-beehive.html

http://www.clemson.edu/extension/hgic/hot_topics/2017/pdf/09%20all_about_honey.pdf

http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=wildlifenews.view_article&articles_id=371

http://articles.extension.org/pages/21751/bee-brood-basic-bee-biology-for-beekeepers

https://defenders.org/grizzly-bear/basic-facts

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6998737

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/a/american-black-bear/

Cats

http://www.vetstreet.com/our-pet-experts/whats-the-deal-with-cats-and-milk

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lactose-intolerance/symptoms-causes/syc-20374232

https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/digestive-diseases/lactose-intolerance

https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/187249-overview#a5

Elephant

http://people.duke.edu/~kksmith/papers/Kier_Smith_1985.pdf

https://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2012/09/wildlife-wednesdays-do-elephants-drink-through-their-trunks-this-and-other-questions-answered-on-elephant-awareness-day-september-26-at-disneys-animal-kingdom/

https://elephantconservation.org/elephants/25-things-you-might-not-know-about-elephants/

http://www.asianelephantresearch.com/about-elephant-anatomy-and-biology-p2.php

Rabbits

http://www.bio.miami.edu/hare/diet.html

http://mentalfloss.com/article/62598/do-rabbits-really-love-carrots

https://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1756-0500-7-942

https://www.mspca.org/angell_services/cecal-dysbiosis-in-house-rabbits-what-the-hay/

http://www.bio.miami.edu/hare/poop.html

Ducks

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/mar/16/dont-feed-the-ducks-bread-say-conservationists

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/the-nature-conservancy-of-canada/feeding-bread-to-birds_b_11259694.html

https://www.popsci.com/feeding-ducks-bread

https://www.livescience.com/47031-dont-feed-the-birds.html

https://lafeber.com/vet/waterfowl-diseases-a-cheat-sheet/#wing

http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1647/1082-6742%282006%2920%5B21%3ABVDOTD%5D2.0.CO%3B2?journalCode=avms&

Ostriches

https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/nature/animal-myths-busted/

http://mentalfloss.com/article/56176/why-do-ostriches-stick-their-heads-sand

http://animals.sandiegozoo.org/animals/ostrich

http://www.audubon.org/news/incubating-bird-eggs-more-complex-you-think

Porcupines

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/group/porcupines/

http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/notrocketscience/2012/12/11/why-porcupine-quills-slide-in-with-ease-but-come-out-with-difficulty/#.Wib7WVVKvIU

Bats

https://batconservation.org/learn/myths-and-facts-about-bats/

https://usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com/2013/10/29/spookybats/

https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/10/141031-bats-myths-vampires-animals-science-halloween/

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-do-bats-echolocate-an/

Images:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Angelwing.jpg

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