Armadillos

  • Armadillos are the only living mammals with armor-like shells.
  • Armadillos are born as identical quadruplets (4 exact copies)
  • Armadillos have poor vision, but they have a strong sense of smell.  They can smell up to 7 inches below the ground!
  • Armadillos sleep for 18-19 hours a day and are active at night.
  • Some armadillos can roll into a ball when they sense danger, but not all can.