Snow leopards may be considered among the most beautiful creatures on this planet, but they're also an interesting member of the cat family. Check out the facts about snow leopards here!
We've all wondered what makes alligators and crocodiles different, because lets face it, to the ordinary person, they look pretty much the same. But if you know what you're looking for, you'll be able to tell them apart instantly!
Squirrels are amazing creatures, they can leap 10 times their body length and turn their ankles 180 degrees to face any direction when climbing. These furry friends have more talents than just stealing nuts!
Most living creatures are amazing in their own different ways. But what most people don’t realize is, elephants are even more amazing when you discover some really awesome facts! You are about to make an exciting discovery about elephants, which I’m sure will make you appreciate these amazing creatures much better. If an Elephant dies, […]
So the other day I found out what the name for a collective group of owls is (it’s a parliament, by the way), and that set me to thinking: what other strange and cool names are there for groups of animals? So I had a look and it turns out there’s quite a few! So […]
Zebrafish are tropical freshwater fish that are part of the minnow family. Native to the Himalayan Region, they are naturally found to be shoal fish and tend to live in shallow ponds and standing waters and often the most abundant fish in the waters they inhabit. They are popular aquarium fish as they are robust […]
That’s right, folks! National Dress Up Your Pet Day is here so it’s time to dig out your kitty hats and puppy jumpers to make sure your furry little friends are the most glamorous pets on your street today. Dress Up Your Pet Day was founded in 2009 by Celebrity Pet Lifestyle Expert and Animal […]
Black and white, cuddly and endangered, which can only be the Giant Panda! Read on for 26 interesting facts about Giant Pandas! The Latin for Giant Panda is ‘ailuropda melanoleuca’. In China, they are known as ‘da xiong mao’, which means giant bear cat. Male pandas are called boars. Female pandas are called sows. Their […]
Sharks have a fearsome reputation as man hunters, but more people are killed by falling coconuts than sharks! Read on for more shark facts! Sharks have prowled the waters for over 400 million years. There are many breeds of sharks. The most well-known are: Bull shark, Great White shark, Hammerhead shark, Nurse shark, Sand Tiger […]
Have you heard the expression “dead as a Dodo” and wondered where it came from? Or wondered why the Dodo became extinct? Well read the facts! The Dodo was a plump gray bird, with white feathers. It weighed in around 20 to 23 kilograms. A flightless bird, it had a hooked beak. A general friendly […]
Pygmy seahorses were discovered by a scuba diver called George Bargibant in 1969. Here's a video giving unusual facts about pygmy seahorses.
If tigers are your favorite of the big cats, then why not check out these top thirty interesting facts on tigers and learn something new! The Latin name for the tiger is ‘Panthera tigris‘. They can live up to 26 years in captivity and in the wild. Tigers prefer to inhabit forests, grasslands and mangrove […]