Bernard DUPONT from FRANCE, CC BY-SA 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Because of the desert environment where the ostrich lives, it has the ability to store enough water to go for months without drinking.
Because of the desert environment where the ostrich lives, it has the ability to store enough water to go for months without drinking. An ostrich will eat rocks to help with digestion. How would the ostrich know that this would help it without the designed instinct given by its Creator?
Masai ostrich, Arabian ostrich
CLASS: Aves (birds)
ORDER: Struthioniformes (ratites)
FAMILY: Struthionidae (ostriches)
GENUS/SPECIES: Struthio camelus
Size: Close to 9 ft (2.8 m)
Weight: Up to 345 lbs (157 kg)
Original Diet: Plants
Present Diet: Vegetation and sometimes lizards
Habitat: African plains, over much of the continent
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