Animals

In addition to the pets we have at home, the animal kingdom is made up of thousands of different species. This section takes a look at some of the most well known, including horses, pigs, and birds, as well as wild animals like lions, whales and monkeys.

Birds of Paradise: Species and Characteristics

Birds of paradise are a type of tropical, exotic bird with 41 different species. Most of them live in New Guinea, although you’ll also see some in Australia. They belong to the Paradisaeidae family within the Passeriformes order. They have feathers that really stand out…

Horse Flu: Causes and Symptoms You Should Know

Respiratory diseases are fairly common in the equine sector. One that causes the most financial and health problems, however, is horse flu. Preventing your horse from contracting this disease is the best way to fight it. Although this disease isn’t…

How Can Your Dogs Tell the Time

The fact that dogs can tell time is a bit of a mystery and has been for several millennia. However, you must remember that time is a human invention and dogs most likely wonder what in the world those funny…

Cultivating Carp and Pond Fish: What You Need To Know

Many people who have large backyards or plots of land choose to create an artificial pond for cultivating carp and pond fish. Although beginners will have to keep careful notes initially, the investment of time and money will eventually be…

They’re Here: Tanks and Airplanes for Cats

Pet owners can sometimes be the most eccentric of people! In addition to clothing, costumes, hotels, restaurants, and excessive grooming, we now also have tanks and airplanes for cats. Hey, at least people aren’t using them for cat battles! Find…

5 Species on the Verge of Extinction

Everyone knows about global warming, the destruction of the ozone layer, and climate change. However, we don’t often focus on the main beings affected by human actions: animals. We’ll tell you about five species on the verge of extinction that…

The Behavior of the Irrawaddy Dolphin

This marine animal, which lives on the coasts and estuaries of Southeast Asia, is in danger of extinction. This is mainly due to the accidental deaths caused by fishing in the region. In this article, we’ll tell you about the…

Some Curious Facts about Flamingos

Flamingos are a striking group of birds, known as the Phoenicopteridae family. Some things these birds all have in common are their curved beaks, graceful movements, and pink color. However, there are many other curious facts about flamingos. Why are…

What Treats to Give Rodents

Rodents have voracious appetites. If you have a rodent as a pet, you need to make sure they don’t eat too much. You also need to avoid unhealthy treats to protect their well-being and health. We’ll give you some ideas…

Are All Animals at Risk of Extinction?

Did you know that there are over 25,000 endangered species, and that many of them probably won’t make it to 2050? That might have you wondering if all animals are at risk of eventual extinction, and if there won’t be a…

What Are the Differences Between Squid and Cuttlefish?

Although both animals are mollusks that look similar in many ways, there are several differences between squid and cuttlefish. Today we’re going to tell you more about each animal to help you recognize the differences. Important characteristics of squids Squids…

Giant Otter: Characteristics and Facts

The giant otter is a species of mammal that belongs to the order Carnivora, of the family Mustelidae, which inhabits the Amazon. Furthermore, its scientific name is Pteronura brasiliensis and it’s the only species in this genus. Also, there are…

All You Ever Wanted to Know about the Falcon

Today, we’ll tell you about the falcon, a bird of prey which is part of the family of Falconidae – a bird which is known for its infallible vision. Its vision allows it to detect prey even at great distances.…

7 Interesting Facts About Reindeer

The reindeer is an animal that is commonly featured in Christmas music and pictures. According to legend, reindeer pull Santa Claus’ sleigh, have red noses, have odd names and can fly. Of course, that’s the stuff of children’s stories. But…

Gorgeous Fish for Your Aquarium

The marine world offers a huge variety of species in incredible shapes, colors and sizes. Some are tiny, like certain types of coral, and others are huge, like the blue whale. But there are certain special species of gorgeous fish…