How old was the first animal in space?
According to www.spacetoday.org, Laika, the first animal (dog) sent into space by the Soviet Union was a stray estimated to be about 3yrs old.
What animal was the first in space.who is the first Malaysia man in space. who is the first man on the moon?
Laika (translated as "Barker") was a dog sent into space by Russia. She was the first animal to orbit the Earth and also the first animal to die in space (they had not yet figured how to return a space capsule to Earth). She was reported to have died when she ran out of oxygen, but it is theorized she died due to heat exhaustion. Russian scientists used her to study the feasibility of sending…