The Reason Behind Animals And Birds Having Tail!

Blog By mariam  |  20-11-18

All of them has the different style and reason of having tail and it is worth knowing

For balance and Shifting

   For balance and Shifting

When a dog or cat run their tail acts as a counter balance. It also helps in gripping especially when hands and feet are being used to navigate tree limbs.


Fishes Tails

Fishes Tails

Fishes and marine life have tails for locomotion, means to move from one place to another.


Bird Tail

Bird Tail

A bird’s tail is made up of feathers called rectrices and it is used for stability and control which make them fly.


For Making Love!

For Making Love!

The tail of a peacock is highly elongated upper tail coverts. There is a eye mark on it which attract their mates for lovemaking.


For protection and Defense

   For protection and Defense

There are animals who don't have hands so they use their tail as an As they don’t have hands, they use their tail as an weapon. They use tails to swat away the flies away from the body. Animals like goat, zebras, cows, buffaloes, horses etc do that.


Reptiles

Reptiles

Reptiles like snakes/rattlesnakes use their tail for defense purposes. Scorpions tails contains venom which is used for attacking prey.


Communication

Communication

Some animals use their tails to communicate. It shows many emotions, such as fear, excitement, and irritation. Your dog’s tail can indicate happiness or friendliness, and they also help your dog communicate with other dogs.









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