Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Fact of the Day: Kitty Fish

The Catfish gets its name from the "whiskers" on it's face that resemble that of a housecat. However they are not really whiskers, but barbels. They have taste-buds which are vital to finding food in murky water. 

6 comments:

  1. so funny, my dad caught a catfish the other day and looked exactly like this one. :)

    have a great day!

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  2. Tastebuds in whiskers, hmm who knew. But the cat would still eat it, no matter if it tries to pretend to be one haha

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  3. i love cat fishes nicely grilled.

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  4. Do they really have taste buds? Wow! You taught me something today :) You should have a random facts page!!

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