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Animal Records


  1. Which breed of dog is the tallest in the world?
  2. What is the biggest fish in the ocean?
  3. Can you name the fastest member of the animal kingdom?
  4. Which fish is the only one to challenge the sailfish for the title of fastest fish in the ocean?

  5. What exactly is the longest lived of all insects?
  6. Which bird is the world's heaviest?
  7. What is most venomous animal in the world?
  8. By far the longest migration known in the animal world, which medium-sized bird travels from pole to pole every year?
  9. Which dog has the highest IQ?
  10. Which subspecies of brown bear challenges the polar bear for the title of largest bear on Earth?
  11. Which monkey native to South and Central America can be heard up to three miles away through dense rain forest?
  12. Which bird has the longest recorded wingspan?
  13. The Bee Hummingbird, the world's smallest bird, is native to which island?
  14. What is the largest known animal to have ever lived?
  15. Killing an estimated 500 people per year in Africa, what is the world's deadliest large land animal?
  16. Estimated to be 191 years old in 2024, what sort of animal is Jonathan?
  17. What is the most intelligent farmyard animal?
  18. What is the smallest living mammal on Earth?
  19. Which animal is responsible for most human deaths?
  20. What is the largest carnivorous animal in the UK?
  21. What's the smallest dog breed in the world?
  22. Queen Alexandra's birdwing are the world's biggest what?
  23. According to the Natural History Museum, what snake is the longest snake in the world?
  24. What is the most common bird in the UK?
  25. What's the biggest land animal in North America?
  26. The fennec is the smallest species of what?
  27. What is Britain's largest wild mammal?
  28. What is the UK's smallest bird?
  29. What's the largest species of flatfish in the world?
  30. Which insect with the shortest life of any other creature, lives for only a few hours after it hatches?


  1. Great Dane
  2. Whale shark
  3. Peregrine falcon (it has a flight-diving speed of more than 185 miles per hour)
  4. Marlin
  5. Termite Queen
  6. Ostrich
  7. Box jellyfish (nicknamed the sea wasp)
  8. Arctic Tern
  9. Border Collie
  10. Kodiak bear
  11. Howler monkey
  12. Wandering albatross
  13. Cuba
  14. Blue whale (larger than any dinosaur)
  15. Hippopotamus
  16. A giant tortoise
  17. Pig
  18. The Etruscan shrew
  19. Mosquitoes (killing 725,000 humans per year through diseases such as malaria)
  20. Badger
  21. Chihuahua
  22. Butterflies
  23. The reticulated python
  24. The wren
  25. Bison
  26. Fox
  27. The red deer
  28. Goldcrest
  29. Atlantic halibut
  30. Mayflower