All About Ostriches
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- •The ostrich has the largest eye of any land animal.
- •Egyptian vultures hurl stones at ostrich eggs to crack them open for a meal.
- •Ostriches in northern Africa have pinkish necks and legs. Southern birds are grayish.
- •The ostrich was once native to Israel’s deserts but was hunted to extinction by the 1920s.
- •Recipes from ancient Rome included ostrich stew.
- •Ostriches blink just once a minute.