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Can You Guess How Long These Animal Pregnancies Last?

They're way different from humans, that's for sure.

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  1. How long do you think an elephant pregnancy lasts?

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    12 months
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    Nine <br>months
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    22 months
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    17 months
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    22 months

    Elephant pregnancies last 22 months. It's the "longest of any mammal," according to the World Wildlife Fund.

  2. Well, how long is a dog's pregnancy?

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    Three<br>months<br>
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    Two <br>months
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    Six <br>months
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    Nine months
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    Two months, or approximately 63 days

    The American Kennel Club says that from conception dogs are typically pregnant for 63 days .

  3. What about a cat?

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    Six months
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    Two months
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    One month
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    Eight months
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    On average two months.

    A cat's pregnancy usually lasts between 63 to 67 days according to Purina. Sometimes it can last as long as 72 days though.

  4. How long do you think a sperm whale carries her baby?

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    Nine months
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    20 months
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    17 months
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    24 months
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    On average 17 months!

    Sperm whales are typically pregnant for about 16-17 months.

  5. Then how long do you think a lion carries her cubs?

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    Three months
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    Nine months
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    12 months
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    15 months
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    About three months!

    A female lion's pregnancy lasts on average 108 days, or three and a half months.

  6. How about a giraffe?

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    10 months
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    Nine months
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    12 months
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    15 months
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    Giraffe gestation typically lasts about 15 months.

  7. How long is a pig pregnant?

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    Six months
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    Nine months
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    Three months
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    Five months
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    Three months!

    A pig's pregnancy period lasts about 114 days.

  8. How long do horses carry their young?

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    12 months
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    15 months
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    Nine months
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    Seven months
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    12 months!

    Horse gestation is, on average, 12 months.

  9. And finally, how long does a black bear carry babies?

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    Six months
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    12 months
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    Seven months
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    15 months
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    Seven months!

    The average black bear's pregnancy lasts 210 days, or seven months.

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