Vampire bats really do drink blood. They feed on the blood
of birds, cattle, horses, and pigs ... and the occasional
They need to consume a few tablespoons of blood every day.
If the vampire bat doesn't eat for more than a few days
it will starve. They can only be found in Central and South
Irish writer of horror tales Bram Stoker was so fascinated
by these bats that drink blood, that he incorporated them
in his book 'Dracula.'