Why are they so unique?

The Basics

The platypus is a unique animal because it seems it are a crossbreed between a duck a beaver and an otter.They have the ability to lay lizard like eggs and shoot poison out of their foot.

Where Can They Be Found?

Platypuses can be found only in Eastern Australia in small rivers and streams within the states of Queensland,New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania.

What Do They Eat?

How Old Can And How Big Can They Grow?

They can live 16 years in capacity and they are about 17 inches and they weigh 1.5---5.3 pounds.