Cows don't have any incisors on their upper jaws. That's why they hold grass firmly between the teeth on their lower jaw and the dental pad on their upper jaw. Then they pinch it off with a powerful Tug of their tongue. The coarsely shredded grass is swallowed, regurgitated as cud and then chewed a second time. This process is called rumination. It is often said that cows have four stomachs, but in fact they only have one, with three small compartments that food passaid that cows have four stomachs, but in fact they only have one, with three small compartments that food passes through first: the rumen, the reticulum, the omasum and, finally, the actual stomach: the abomasum.… read more
Adults are due for some much-needed peace and quiet as the Christmas craze fizzles out. To carve out some precious alone time this winter, design a space that will hold your kids' attention for hours a day. It should be a room that bursts with color and piques curiosity with a strategic variety of learning and play toys. To help you create this space we rounded up 10 playroom staples to help kids battle cabin fever while they're holed up inside on snow days.
This school year will be even more incredible than the last with the help of the Incredibles 2 gang. From backpacks to lunch time all of your back to school essentials are covered.
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Homework can be a stressful affair for everyone involved. Juggling after-school activities, meal prep and housework, it often takes a village to get reading assignments, flashcards and worksheets completed at a decent hour. We've yet to find out how to make schoolwork magically disappear altogether, but we can tip parents off on how to make the situation more manageable. Here's how to create a quiet, supervised and streamlined area where kids can study at home.
Send your kids off to class in style this fall with the trendiest back-to-school clothes from Zappos. From Mamma Mia-inspired bell-sleeves to World Cup-approved casual wear, these latest looks will have them dressing to impress all year long.
Summer's almost over and it won't be long before it's time to head back to school. But why make your kids spend the last days of vacation in stores when you can do all of your shopping online at Target? Whether you're using Target School List Assist or picking out your own classroom essentials, we've rounded up our favorite Target school supplies that you can shop below.
This set includes a minty fresh G1 trypticon reissue, done up in collectible platinum edition packaging. Just add batteries and yo...ur trypticon comes to life! read more
Enter the world of DreamWorks Dragons with the fully loaded Hookfang! Stretching 11 inches in length and capable of performing a S...wing-Wing Disk Fling, Hookfang launches dual disks from his wings when activated. Build your Dragon collection as you... read more
Despicable Me 3 is an upcoming American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Illumination Entertainment and distributed by... Universal Pictures. It is the third installment in the Despicable Me film series and a sequel to Despicable Me 2 (2013).... read more
At nearly 30 inches tall, this giant-sized Batman figure is large enough to convey the ominous presence and smoldering intensity o...f the legendary Dark Knight. Fantastically detailed and accurately proportioned, the statuesque rendition from the movie... read more
Before two Bulls fight, they stare at each other aggressively. "The first one to look away loses", as the saying goes. It doesn't ...happen often, but if neither of them gives up, then they fight. In that case, the Bulls Charge at each other on the pasture with lowered heads and ram each other. Even if the ground is a little muddy, the Bulls always find firm footing when they fight. This is due to their claw-like hoofs, which consist of two Toes that dig firmly into the ground. read more
Bull riding is the most spectacular rodeo event. It's not just the riders who get scored on their performance, but the bulls too. ...The higher and stronger they buck, the better. Famous rodeo bulls can cost up to €450,000 and are later used for breeding. It is hoped that their inclination to buck will be passed on to their offspring. There are mechanical bulls too. These can often be seen at big events. The record for the longest ride is two minutes and 15 seconds. read more
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All Schweich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Utah raptor was a... fast, agile Raptor, which would hunt herbivorous dinosaurs. read more
All Schleich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Cats use their lo...ng facial whiskers to measure gaps. read more
All Schleich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. During the day, g...oats' pupils narrow to almost rectangular, horizontal slits. read more
All Schweich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. A Rabbit's favori...te foods are juicy herbs, fresh Clover, salad, twigs and peeling. read more
All Schweich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Male ducks are ea...sily identifiable by their colorful, iridescent plumage. read more
Cows show affection by licking each others' heads, shoulders and backs. If they are separated from their friends, they often get s...tressed and Sad. It's not difficult for cows to tell each other apart: they have unique voices and scents. In addition, the animals can identify up to 100 faces from their herd and are highly intelligent. Not only can they solve puzzles, but they actually really enjoy them. If they work out how to open a gate with a button, they jump up and down and frolic around. read more
All Schleich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Spinosaurus is al...so known as the spine lizard because of the spiky bones on its back. read more
All Schleich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Hens lay between ...250-300 eggs per year. read more
All Schweich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Utah raptor was o...ne of the largest raptors that ever lived. read more
All Schleich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Hanoverians are s...trong-willed and highly ambitious, and extremely gifted show horses. read more
All Schleich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Allosaurus was on...e of the largest carnivorous dinosaurs. read more
Shoeing a Clydesdale can be very hard work for a farrier. Their horseshoes are not just extremely large, but also weigh over 2.5 k...g. This means they weigh four to five times as much as the shoes of warm bloods or thoroughbreds. Although Clydesdales tend to be stocky and extremely heavy, they can move very elegantly. They are famous for their gait: they lift their beautiful white legs very high and with great force. For this reason, they aren't just used as draught horses, but also for shows and street parades. read more
The barapasaurus not only had a very long neck, but its thigh bones also measured up to 1.7 meters. This gave it the name "big-leg...ged Lizard". due to its body size and energy requirements, the herbivore had to eat several hundred kilograms of food on a daily basis. It therefore used its teeth like a rake to gather leaves from the trees. Because it was not able to chew particularly well with its spoon-shaped teeth, it simply swallowed everything that came between its teeth, whole. read more
For a logistics Smurf it is essential to ensure that each package arrives at the right time in the right place. Therefore our dili...gent Smurf will deliver huge packages himself if necessary, even if he breaks out in a sweat. After all, he takes his job very seriously. read more
Guitarfish have the body and pectoral fins of a ray and the tail fins of a shark. With a length of 2.70 meters and a weight of 135... kilograms, the bow mouth guitarfish is one of the largest of its kind. It has sharp, thorny ridges on its head, back, and pectoral fins. They consist of bones and ward off bite attacks from enemies. The guitarfish are thus able to escape, with a bit of luck. It likes to eat crustaceans and crabs, breaking open their shells with its flat teeth. read more
After the Mustangs, noble Arab and Berber horses came to America. They bred with the Mustangs, and so nowadays you can still spot ...their elegant body shapes among many wild horses. It is often said that Mustangs are rather stubborn. This is because they live in freedom and are completely independent of humans. They also give birth to their foals without any assistance. The foals are normally born at night. This is less dangerous because their predators - especially pumas - tend to hunt at twilight, when it is lighter. read more
Grass is hard to digest. That's why cows chew an average of 50 times per minute – a total of 30,000 times per day. Even if we huma...ns really make an effort, we generally don't chew a morsel of food more than 30 times. Cows produce over 150 liters of saliva per day as a result. This makes them very thirsty, so they also drink a lot of water: up to 180 liters per day. This is equivalent to a large bathtub filled to the top. If they are very thirsty, they can even drink 25 liters per minute. read more
Dalmatians come from croatia and are large, slender, elegant dogs. Their incredible spots are as unique as human fingerprints. Dal...matians are primarily cuddly family dogs, but they can also be attentive Guard dogs or tireless rescue dogs. They get on very well with other animals, especially horses. That's why they used to accompany fire engines in England and are still the Mascots of the new York fire department. For this reason, they are often referred to as "firehouse dogs". read more
Fifi is a stunningly beautiful, white poodle who performs in a circus along with two other poodles. When Snoopy met her for the ve...ry first time, he immediately fell head over heels in love. It is no wonder, because she looks simply stunning with her incredible black eyelashes and her pink collar. Snoopy will meet her again in the new Peanuts film. What are the two likely to experience together this time?. read more