Tuesday, November 18, 2008

DID YOU KNOW - Birds Body Temperature

A birds normal body temperature is usually 7-8 degrees hotter than a humans. A bird uses up to three quarters of the air it breathes just to cool down because they are unable to sweat.

1 comment:

SapphireChild said...

That must be why their little feet are so hot! (Back in the day we had a parakeet. He was cool. Gave kisses and harassed the dog by trying to land on her back.)