Australia: the land of terrifying animals & 15 pictures to prove it

APR 01, 2020 AT 02:08 PM

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13. Dead Whale Filled with Gas, on the Brink of Exploding in Bunbury

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After dying, whales fill with a specific gas which comes from the process of decomposition. The currents near Australia often bring dead whales, like this one, to the shore. Once they explode, pieces of whale meat are quite literally, everywhere!  I guess we can all be thankful when these whales explode out in the open ocean.  

14. This Giant, Hot Pink Slug is only Found on one, specific island

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Even slugs can be dangerous in this country. This is an extremely rare animal which can be very dangerous to just about anyone and everyone. Hopefully, these huge slugs won’t spread to the rest of Australia. For now, they only live in one area and aren’t showing any interest in expanding their territories.