Wild Animals

Wild animals capture our attention with their fascinating habits, behavior and often surprising reactions to humans. We’ll tell you more about them in this section.

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…

Chimpanzee Culture is Disappearing

Within the animal kingdom, primates are an especially interesting group. They have different behaviors and unique cultural traits. Species such as chimpanzees have clear cultures, but a study says chimpanzee culture is disappearing. Animal culture There are many animal species…

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.…

Cetacean Species and Their Classification

Over the years, many scientists have dedicated their lives to the study of cetacean species. With their unique morphological and physiological features, cetaceans have always attracted great attention from researchers.

Native Doves and Pigeons of Spain

There are several different species of doves and pigeons that are native to Spain. But while everyone is familiar with these birds, very few people are aware that there are actually several different species.

Cheetah Conservation and Genetic Traits

Known as one of the fastest animals in the world, the cheetah is now classified as an endangered species. Cheetah conservation efforts show that without enough research to support this species, they’ll eventually become extinct. The threat to this Old…

Arabian Oryx: Reproduction and Conservation

The Arabian oryx is a bovine that, as per its name, populates the Arabian peninsula. It’s the most threatened species in the entire Artiodactyla order (hoofed animals). In this article, we’ll tell you what we know about it. This animal…

How to Feed a Bird Correctly

During a walk in the countryside, or even on the outskirts of the city, it’s relatively common to find a wounded bird. Although, at first, you might be afraid to touch it, with our help, you can give the injured…

The Tanuki: Is it a Raccoon or a Dog?

Although it sounds like an impossible dream, a lot of us would love to keep our favorite wild animals as pets. However, it’s not that crazy a dream for those who like raccoons. Let’s talk about the Tanuki, a very…

California Condor: Part of Nature’s Cleaning Team

The California condor is the largest flying land bird in North America and it once dominated the western skies. Unfortunately, the species declined during much of the 20th century until drastic measures were set in place to keep it from…

The Yellow Cardinal: A Sweet and Melodious Singer

All the yellow cardinal’s problems stem from his beautiful singing and eye-catching color. This makes this animal one of the most sought-after cage birds among bird lovers. However, it’s actually illegal to own a specimen. Its population has been decreasing in…

7 Ways to Scare Off Pigeons

People don’t like these urban birds at all, because there seem to be just so many of them, and also because they defecate everywhere. In this article, we’ll give you some ways to scare off pigeons from your house. Why…

The Lions that Hunt in the Sea

Felines are quite adaptable predators and yet few of us could imagine that there are lions that hunt in the sea. These lions inhabit the desert coast of Namibia and have a very peculiar diet. Lions that hunt in the…

Meet the Adorable Prehensile Tailed Porcupine

The prehensile tailed porcupine is one of the 12 species of porcupines that live in the New World. They are endemic to the South American forests of Venezuela, Guyana, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay and some areas in the very north of…

The Bearded Vulture: Characteristics and Curiosities

The bearded vulture, or the lammergeyer, belongs to the Gypaetus barbatus species. It’s one of the most well-known birds and usually lives in different mountainous regions, at least 3300 feet up. Unfortunately, due to different circumstances, it’s population has drastically…