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Hedgehogs’ resistance to snake venom is 35-45 times higher than that of a Guinea pig the same size. A hedgehog can also tolerate doses of arsenic that may kill 25 persons.


Bonus facts It’s hard to imagine that such a weak animal like a hedgehog can kill a viper. A viper attack is a blind attack and a retreat. But against this attack, the hedgehog opposes an armor of spines. The hedgehog irritates the viper continuously and each attack on the armor of spines further wounds…