Speaking of eggs…

Let’s talk about egg laying mammals- sounds crazy but it’s true!¬†¬†There is a very small group of mammals that actually do lay eggs. They are called Monotremes which include the duckbilled platypus and the echidna. Duck-billed platypus- The breeding season lasts from June through October. Male platypuses are polygmous, meaning they mate with more than one female during the breeding season. The females have two ovaries but strangely only the left one is functional. A typical platypus burrow entrance isRead more