Interesting Facts About HorsesOk so today while I was reading fan-fics and generally wasting time I stumbled upon some interesting arguments which piqued my curiosity about certain horse behaviorisms. This led to some casual research which led to some not-so-casual research. Maybe I'm just ignorant and this is all common knowledge, but heres a few things I've learned today. Obviously I don't expect cartoon ponies to be realistic, but some of this information is interesting nonetheless.More Like This
First off, horses can't throw up. Apparently their one-way cut-off valve muscle thingies are so strong that the stomach would burst before it gave way. It is possible for them to throw up, but it's an extremely rare occurrence that's usually followed by death.
Horses can sleep standing up. I actually knew this already having spent some time involuntarily volunteering at some ranch.
"Horses are able to sleep standing up because a "stay apparatus" in their legs allows them to relax their muscles and doze without collapsing. In the fron
Cool LegendsI didn't know so many urban legends existed in Louisville, KN. :0 I practically lived there for plenty of summers in my childhood, and the funny thing is... I don't remember it being that fun. =~= My mom never told me about the Pope Lick Monster! >:C Or any of that. When I was little. >:T Hmph. I would have loved that place so much if she had. Imagine being a little kid, in this place apparently full to bursting with mythical creatures that will steal you away in the night. It would be magical. :iconadorableplz:More Like This
Oh, but there was that time when I had to sleep on a cot in my mom's room at my paternal grandfather's house. :I I got up in the middle of the night, making weird The Grudge-esque sounds and scratching at the door and walls and stuff. :I But that's only fun now. I wanted fun in my childhood years. ;---;
Oh, and that other time. When we went to that weird, abandoned park place? (I'm at least 76.8% sure this happened, lol.) I remember it was really old and smelled like wet