Lacking teeth, ostriches swallow pebbles to grind their food. An adult ostrich carries about 2 lbs of stones at any one time for this purpose.
Does an ostrich bury its head in the sand? Contrary to popular belief, ostriches do not bury their heads in the sand: the myth probably originates from the bird’s defensive behavior of lying … read more
Ostrich eyes aren't just the biggest of any bird - they are the biggest of any animal on land. Each eye measures close to 2 inches across. That’s about as large as a billiard ball and even larger than … read more
Launching Soon our range of Ostrich Pet Treats with added supplement of Rooibos (Redbush), Buchu, Carrots, etc.
Hey! Did you know? When threatened ostriches run although their powerful, long legs can be formidable weapons, capable of killing a human or a potential predator like a lion with a forward kick.#Fac … read more