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Animals Who Are Pregnant For — Basically — Ever

The arrival of a new baby is traditionally represented by a stork carrying a neat little basket.

But egg-laying animals like storks just cannot even BEGIN to understand what pregnant people and animals go through.

Here's a list of the mammals who are pregnant longer than humans, starting with the expecting moms who are carrying just a little longer, and ending with animals who are pregnant for basically all eternity.

Horses: 11 months

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That makes just nine months seem like nothing - almost.

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