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Originally posted by OzWeatherman
Another thing many people dont know is that the male platypus is venemous. It has a couple of spurs behind each ankle. Its is strong enough to kill small animals such as dogs or foxes, but the toxin is not lethal to humans. However it can be extremely painful if someone is "stung" by one
Cheeky little buggers arent they?
Originally posted by punkinworks
reply to post by zazzafrazz
hi there zazz,
you left out this little guy, irukandji, a jelly fish that is likely one of the deadliest creatures on earth, pound for pound
Originally posted by Dragon33
Even our birds can be dangerous, I nearly got torn open by an emu kick once. As for our snakes, I've been bitten by an Eastern Brown in Victoria and a King Brown in New South Wales. The latter had me in a coma for a day and a half.