Christian Community ChapelThe cat is the only domesticated animal not mentioned in the bible.
The dog is mentioned over 40 times.
All animals that did not have cloven hoofs and did not chew cud were unclean.
The Bible's best description of a dinosaur-like animal is recorded in Job."Look at the behemoth, which I made along with you and which feeds on grass like an ox. What strength he has in his loins, what power in the muscles of his belly! His tail sways like a cedar; the sinews of his thighs are close-knit. His bones are tubes of bronze, his limbs like rods of iron. He ranks first among the works of God.
Noah sent a raven out before he sent a dove.
The dove brought the olive branch to Noah after the flood.
No fish is mentioned by name either in the Old or in the New Testament.
Most people assume that Jonah was swallowed by a whale. The Bible does not mention a whale by name but states that "a great fish" was prepared to swallow Jonah.
The unicorn, dragon, satyr and basilisk are mentioned in the Bible.
The lamb was a symbol of Christ.
There are over 100 animals mentioned in the Bible.
Sparrows are among the offerings made by the very poor.
Two sparrows were sold for a farthing and five for two farthings.With one exception horses are mentioned in connection with warlike operations.
The law allowed those who could not offer a lamb as sacrifice to offer two young pigeons.
The camel was used for riding, as a beast of burden, and in war.