Which mammal has the fattest milk?

seal
sheep
elephant
rat
Sea mammals are warm-blooded, but live in cold waters - so they really need the isolating layer of fat. Dolphin milk contains 35% of fat, seal and whale - up to 50%. It is twelve times more than in human or cow milk.
Debbie Fox
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Very interesting!
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seal
sheep
elephant
rat
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flagSweden
100%
0%
0%
0%
35
flagGreece
79%
12%
8%
0%
24
flagArmenia
76%
0%
0%
23%
13
flagAustria
71%
21%
7%
0%
28
flagAustralia
66%
7%
16%
9%
42
flagGermany
61%
23%
11%
1%
160
flagBelarus
60%
22%
14%
2%
35
flagRussia
58%
20%
8%
11%
107
flagPoland
55%
31%
7%
5%
14090
flagthe United Kingdom
54%
23%
14%
6%
143
flagthe Netherlands
53%
7%
23%
15%
13
flagUkraine
52%
28%
9%
8%
267
flagUnknown
47%
34%
8%
8%
23
flagSwitzerland
45%
37%
12%
4%
24
flagthe United States
42%
30%
19%
7%
416
flagKazakhstan
42%
35%
0%
21%
14
flagthe Philippines
40%
27%
4%
18%
22
flagPakistan
39%
43%
13%
4%
23
flagCanada
37%
37%
22%
0%
27
flagIndia
32%
39%
15%
11%
239