Less than five seahorses 1,000 babies survive to adulthood, and no wonder. Seahorses have no stomach, and therefore need to eat constantly. From the moment they are born, are terrible swimmers who are forced to meet the need for consistent food and avoid their natural predators, such as crabs, rays and even fellow fish. In addition, they also live in a constant struggle against the ocean currents that can drag them away from areas rich in microscopic organisms that consume as well as storms or pollution that can cause them to swim as hard in the protest that die of exhaustion. To combat this, seahorses change color to blend with their surroundings and use your special glue to catch the foliage at the bottom of the ocean as a more effective way to stay in a place that constantly swimming. Now if only humans can find a way of sitting all day eating constantly and still keep fit body, muscular of a seahorse.
When babies are born giraffes, no time to relax with at the moment. In fact, begin life with a six-foot drop your outlet disk African savannah. Before you can realize why their bones ache, his mother is terrified by predators and tries to force them to stand by kicking and pushing. Then stand up, immediately go into a sort of weird giraffe training camp, where his mother kicks them repeatedly over and forced to stand again, building a useful skill for primary food sources survival.The giraffes are tall plants hanging and because giraffes babies are too small to reach them, are totally dependent on their mother’s milk for up to twelve months. During the first weeks of life, they are forced to hide in tall grass areas, while his mother was away in search of food for her. Then both are with the rest of the herd, which is expected to baby giraffes to perform all the tasks of an adult giraffe.
At birth a baby crocodile, which digs out of his shell and is buried alive. It makes a strange sound, loud singing led to his mother who is very close to the eggs so you can take them out before they suffocate. Then the mother takes the baby in his mouth for water, which immediately has to swim, hunt, track, and evade predators. Hours after birth, the baby crocodiles are competent enough in the water to catch the first food they eat on planet earth, usually small fish. They emit a particular odor that allows the mother to know that you belong to it, unlike most reptiles, the mother protects her offspring the best you can against the fish, birds, dingos, or even other crocodiles . But after only a few weeks of frantic childcare, on the verge of a nervous breakdown, they are left to their fate. More than fifty percent of crocodiles survive the trials of birth not make it past their first year of life, largely due to violence croc croc. At least not killed by a man in khaki shorts filming a TV show.
Once impregnated, polar bears mother work diligently to earn at least 450 pounds (200 kg) before winter. This is not to hide your tummy ugly, they need every pound of it to feed herself and her two cubs during harsh winter spent in a snow cave. When born polar bear cubs weigh only 17.6 oz (500 grams), and although his lair brings some protection, their thick coats to protect against temperatures that can reach as low as -20 degrees Fahrenheit (-29 degrees centigrade). During the first months, living on his mother’s milk in the safety of his lair, but then come in endless desert of snow and ice. If they survive the winds and temperature and constant threats of arctic foxes in search of a meal helpless, have to worry about hunger. His mother has a limited amount of fat reserves, and stamps are not nearly as abundant as polar bears probably expect. In recent years, with the recession of the ice sheets resulting in fewer possible places to hunt, puppies not only have to worry about the lack of calories, but also the possibility that his mother will eat as a last ditch effort to survive. With his impressive skills, most survive beyond the first year of life and become a ruthless killing machine absolutely adorable.
Komodo dragons only live on some islands of Indonesia where born into a world where almost everything is a predator and are forced into hiding for years. Komodo mothers abandon their eggs and usually buried in the hillside or the abandoned nest a foot scrub lack orange. The process of hatching Komodo dragons take hours and tends to deplete the babies to the point they put into their shells broken for hours before gaining strength out of the nest tunnels. Once out of the nest, which is facing an almost infinite number of predators of all kinds, from all directions, including birds, snakes, cats and even other lizards. They are essentially helpless at birth, so climb the nearest tree and remain there for up to three years, eating the insects and birds that choose to live in the tree. They are not fully developed when they alight from the tree, and obtaining food often means scanning what remains of an animal killed by a large Komodo dragon, which often will eat. To avoid this, they wallow in their own feces and intestines of dead animals as a creative way to make the kind of Komodo imagines that he is sick and not safe to eat.
Tiger cubs are born blind and helpless. Despite this fact, his mother looking far and wide for the perfect place to raise their children, and for some reason, almost always rests in a place with lots of steep rocky crevices around. To maintain security, they must use their excellent sense of smell to be always very close to his mother, but his problems do not end there. They live in a constant struggle hierarchical, resulting determines the level of nutrients they receive. Tiger puppies love to play, and during the first months of his life, a puppy will begin to assert their dominance over the other puppies. The mother returns with a kill to feed garbage and actually feed the puppy favors dominant over the rest. As if that were not enough, a male tiger wandering occasionally kill a litter of puppies in an attempt to make your mother more receptive to mating. The good news is that the Tigers only have a predator than themselves. What is the only animal stupid enough to mess with the ferocity and conviction of a tigress defending their young? Humans.
Emperor penguins are feathers when they hatch in the stock raising their parents and are immediately subjected to the grueling Antarctic winds, temperature -40 degrees, and widespread hunger. Once born, have two delicious choices for your first meal. If the mother has not returned from his trip fifty miles from feeding areas on the coast, the father feeds a curd-like substance composed of fifty-nine percent protein and twenty-eight percent of lipids, which is produced by a gland in the esophagus. If she has returned, regurgitates partially digested fish that has been stored in the stomach for several weeks. It may not be glamorous, but the nutrients provided allow them to grow feathers per square inch fifteen-pens that hold heat once out of the bag. If you survive the ruthless conditions, after forty-five days baby penguins are too large to fit inside their bags, so that they form a nursery, a group densely packed together for warmth and protection. After two months of this, they begin to think there’s more to life than standing around in the blistering cold and they make their way to the sea, where game and fish.
Baby hippos are born underwater, unable to breathe. His mother quickly dives underwater and uses her nose to push the baby to the surface where it can take its first breath. Hippos instantly have to become competent swimmers. In fact, if a baby hippo wants to eat, you have to hold your breath and swim under water for drinking milk from his mother. If the water is too deep for the baby hippo, we climb to the top of the back and remains of his mother. Living in Africa, hippos baby have many natural predators such as lions, leopards, and crocodiles, but the mother hippo normally defends against them pretty well. The main cause of death is dehydration baby hippos. They can not stay out of the water a long time, and have no sweat glands. Your only defense is to secrete a thick red substance from their pores called “sweat blood” because it seems as if the animal is sweating blood. At present, contains hipposudoric acid and acid norhipposudoric two pigments that inhibit the growth of disease-causing bacteria and have a light absorption effect acting as a sunscreen.
After five to seven months incubation, hatching chameleons themselves. His mother and father leave the eggs before they hatch, so that the newborn must rely on their special abilities inherent to find food, shelter and safety from predators. Chameleon Babies are passive creatures who sit idly, waiting for insects to arrive your address and then use their tongues to capture extraordinary. Throughout the life of a chameleon, tongue will often be longer than the rest of the whole body, and extends fully with pinpoint accuracy in 30 milliseconds. To locate both predator and prey, using his unusual eyes with fused eyelids move completely independently. A baby chameleon can focus on two objects at once and has a field of view of almost 360 degrees. Finally, have an incredible ability to attract prey into a false sense of security by changing color or camouflage, however, the main purpose of this capability is to communicate with other lizards, whether rivals or attract away to females.
Once the turtles reach a certain age, life is great. They cruise the warm ocean currents, snorkel the coral reefs in search of jellyfish, and if they feel antisocial, can hide in their shells strong camouflage and pretend to be rocks. Unfortunately, only one in a thousand turtles come to his bar mitzvah sea due to the harrowing sequence of events that are at odds with the birth. Sea turtles are born without mothers.
Two months before birth, your mother is a beach, dig a circular hole eight inches deep, and deposits about 200 eggs incubation softshell. In an attempt to prevent predators to find the wide variety of eggs, refilled the hole, smoothing the sand on top to hide the location, and by the way, whistling nonchalantly as she makes her way back ocean.
Once to birth, the baby turtles dig into the surface until they see enough light to determine whether it is night or day. Then, usually after dark, exploding out of the hole and make a mad dash for the ocean, through the worst obstacle course ever built.
They run for their lives dodging driftwood, seaweed and crabs while also being attacked by birds, raccoons and cats looking for an easy meal. If the turtles are lucky enough to get to the sea, swimming as hard as they can, fighting strong currents and waves reaching the ocean current, where they enter what experts consider turtles “lost years”. This is the period of ten years, where young people makes them unable to do normal tasks turtles, but are dragged relentlessly, constantly avoiding deadly entanglements algae and predators that hover around the current food, as if were a mass conveyor sushi bar.