In honour of World Rat Day, here are some fun facts about Rats!
- Rats have great memories. Once they learn a travel route, they won’t forget it.
- Rats’ tails help them stay balanced and communicate with other rats.
- Rats are pretty great swimmers.
- The largest rat is believed to be more than 32 inches (81 centimetres) long!
- Rats love a good nap and spend about 76 percent of their day sleeping.
- Rats are super clean and groom themselves several times a day.
- Rats communicate with sounds that can’t be heard by the human ear.
- When tickled, rats laugh by making a chirping sound.
Do YOU know any fun facts about rats that you’d like to share? Leave them in the comments below for us.
Have a great day,