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Pygmy slow loris

The pygmy slow loris is one of a number of species of slow loris. It is a small nocturnal primate with large eyes. It lives in thick forest and bamboo groves. They are found in Vietnam, Laos, China, Thailand, and parts of Cambodia. Because their ...

                                               

Quokka

The quokka is a small marsupial about the size of a large cat. Like other animals in the macropod family, such as kangaroos and wallabies, the quokka eats grass and small plants, and is mainly nocturnal. It lives on some small islands off the coa ...

                                               

Red panda

The red panda is a mammal. It is the only species of the Ailuridae family. There are two subspecies: Ailurus fulgens and Ailurus fulgens styani.

                                               

Saint Vincent amazon

The Saint Vincent amazon, also known as Saint Vincent parrot, is the only parrot that lives in the island of Saint Vincent in the Caribbean. It is a large, multi-colored parrot with a yellowish white, blue and green head, greenish-bronze upperpar ...

                                               

Sarus crane

The sarus crane is a large non-migratory crane found in parts of the Indian subcontinent, southeast Asia and Australia. It is the tallest flying bird, and can grow to 1.8 m tall. Its wingspan can be up to 2.4 metres and its weight 8.4 kg. It live ...

                                               

Secretarybird

The secretarybird is a large terrestrial bird of prey. It is usually found in African savannas and open grasslands. Unlike most birds of prey, the secretarybird hunts its prey on foot. Adults hunt in pairs and sometimes as family flocks. They sta ...

                                               

Sloth bear

Sloth bears have long and shaggy black fur, but its fur can also be brown. On its chest it has a white or yellow mark, which is shaped like an Y or V. They have big feet with long claws. The long claws are also the reason for its English name, be ...

                                               

Smalleye hammerhead

The smalleye hammerhead, also known as the golden hammerhead or the curry shark ", is a small species in the hammerhead shark group, and is found in the shallow coastal waters of the western Atlantic Ocean from Venezuela to Uruguay. It likes to l ...

                                               

Snow leopard

The snow leopard, also known as the ounce, is a feline, which lives in central Asia. It used to be thought not to be closely related to the smaller leopard, which is why they were put in different genera before. However, recent research has disco ...

                                               

Sooty mangabey

The sooty mangabey, is an Old World monkey of Guinea Bissau, Gabon, Senegal and Ghana. It has social groups of four to twelve individuals.

                                               

Spectacled bear

The spectacled bear, also known as the Andean bear is the last of the lineage of short-faced bears. Locally, it is also called ukuku, jukumari or ukumari. The other short-faced bears are now extinct. They lived during middle to late Pleistocene a ...

                                               

Spiny dogfish

The spiny dogfish is one of the most common and well known species of dogfish. It is a small species of shark, with an average length of 28-39 inches, and reaching a maximum weight of 9.8 kg. The dogfish is found in the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean ...

                                               

Sun bear

The sun bear is the smallest bear. It has short black fur, and a yellow spot on its chest. Its ears are small and round. It has big feet with naked soles and long claws, which help the sun bear climbing. It can climb very well. It cannot see very ...

                                               

Sunda clouded leopard

The Sunda clouded leopard, or Bornean clouded leopard, is found on Sumatra and Borneo. It is a genetically distinct species, related to the Clouded leopard. It has now been filmed. The Sunda clouded leopard is the largest cat in Borneo, weighing ...

                                               

Syrian hamster

The Syrian hamster, also known as the golden hamster, is a breed of hamster. They first lived in Syria. They are also known as golden hamsters because the first ones kept as pets were gold coloured. Now there are over 100 different colours becaus ...

                                               

Venus flytrap

The Venus flytrap, Dionaea muscipula, is a carnivorous plant. Carnivorous plants grow in soil that has little nitrogen. They get nitrogen from the insects they trap. This nitrogen is used to make intravenous food like proteins and fats. The Venus ...

                                               

Wandering albatross

The wandering albatross is a large seabird of the family Diomedeidae. It is also called the snowy albatross or white-winged albatross. It is the largest member of the genus Diomedea and has the largest wingspan of any living bird. It can have a w ...

                                               

Water deer

The water deer is an even-toed ungulate mammal of the deer family. It is the only member of the subfamily Hydropotinae. There are two subspecies: the Chinese water deer and the Korean water deer.

                                               

Crested serpent eagle

The crested serpent eagle is a medium-sized bird of prey. It is found in forested habitats across tropical Asia. It is found in a wide range across the Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia and East Asia. There are a number of variations and some a ...

                                               

Threatened species

Threatened species are any species which might soon become extinct. The World Conservation Union IUCN are the experts on threatened species. They put threatened species into three groups, each group in more danger than the next: Critically endang ...

                                               

Carnivora

The order Carnivora is a group of mammals. The group is divided into the "cat-like" Feliformia and the "dog-like" Caniformia. Animals of the order Carnivora are carnivores, a term which applies to all flesh-eaters. If one needs to refer to member ...

                                               

Carnivoramorpha

Carnivoramorpha are a clade of mammals that includes the modern order Carnivora. It is basal to the Carnivora but does not include the Creodonts, which are a separate order.

                                               

Miacis

Miacis is a small extinct carnivore of the family Miacidae. They were small mammals which lived in forests and climbed trees. They had the ancestral mammalian of about 30-45 teeth. Miacis had brains that were relatively larger than those of the c ...

                                               

Olinguito

The Olinguito, is a newly identified mammal of genus Bassaricyon. It is part of the Procyonidae family which also include raccoons. Its discovery was announced on 15 August 2013 by the curator of mammals at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natu ...

                                               

Anthrax

Anthrax, or splenic fever, is a disease. Both humans and other animals can get it. It is caused by the bacterium bacillus anthracis. It is common with even-toed ungulates. The spores of the bacteria can live for hundreds of years. Humans usually ...

                                               

Bubonic plague

Bubonic plague is the best-known form of the disease plague, which is caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis. The name bubonic plague is specific for this form of the disease, which enters through the skin, and travels through the lymphatic syst ...

                                               

Pet

A pet is a domesticated animal that lives with people, but is not forced to work and is not eaten, in most instances. In most cases, a pet is kept to entertain people for companionship. Some pets such as dogs and cats are placed in an animal shel ...

                                               

Chewy (company)

Chewy, Inc. is an American online retailer of pet food and other pet-related products based in Dania Beach, Florida. In 2017, Chewy was acquired by PetSmart for.35 billion, which was the largest ever acquisition of an e-commerce business at the t ...

                                               

Ferret

Ferrets are domestic animals. They are the domestic form of the European polecat. They are in the weasel genus of the family Mustelidae. Ferrets have an average length of 20 inches 51 cm including a 5 inch 13 cm tail, weigh about 1.5–4 pounds 0.7 ...

                                               

Pet door

Pet doors, also known as cat doors, dog doors, doggie doors, or in the United Kingdom, cat flaps, are small doors for pets. They are usually built in regular doors, but can also be in windows or walls. They usually have the hinge on the top, with ...

                                               

Pooper-scooper

A pooper-scooper, or poo scoop, is a device or a poo bag’ used by pet owners to pick up an animals fecal matter from public places and yards. Such devices often have a bag or bag attachment. The poop bag’ is usually turned inside out, to carry th ...

                                               

Rabbit

Rabbits are mammals of the order Lagomorpha. There are about fifty different species of rabbits and hares. The order Lagomorpha is made of rabbits, pikas and hares. Rabbits can be found in many parts of the world. They live in families and eat ve ...

                                               

White-crested cockatoo

The white-crested cockatoo, Cacatua alba, is a bird. It is also called the white cockatoo and the umbrella cockatoo. It is one of a larger group of birds in the family Cacatuidae. Cockatoos are a kind of parrot. The birds in this genus are outdoo ...

                                               

Boxer (Animal Farm)

Boxer is a character from the book Animal Farm by George Orwell. He is a horse, and is nearly eighteen hands high. In the book he is as strong as two horses put together. He has a white stripe down his nose, and that gives him a strange appearanc ...

                                               

Chip n Dale

Chip n Dale are two fictional, animated chipmunks. They were made by The Walt Disney Company. Their names are a pun from the name "Chippendale". Chip has a black nose, one tooth, and smooth short hair on his head. Dale has a red nose, two teeth, ...

                                               

Cri-Cri

Cri-Cri is a fictional talking cricket. The character was created by Francisco Gabilondo Soler and introduced in 1934 on his own musical radio show in Mexico. Cri-Cri is known as el grillito cantor, which is Spanish for "the singing cricket". The ...

                                               

Klaus Heissler

Klaus Heissler is a fictional goldfish of the animated series American Dad!. He was created by Seth MacFarlane. He is voiced by Dee Bradley Baker in a German accent. Klaus was once an East German Olympic ski-jumper until his mind was transferred ...

                                               

Kermit the Frog

Kermit the Frog is a Muppet created by Jim Henson. Kermit was Hensons trademark fictional character. He was originally performed by Henson himself. After Hensons death, Kermit was played by Steve Whitmire. In 2017, Whitmire stopped working with t ...

                                               

King Kong (character)

King Kong is a fictional giant gorilla monster movie character, resembling a huge gorilla. The character first appeared in the 1933 film King Kong and the novel by Delos W. Lovelace. The movie is a classic adventure-fantasy horror monster movie f ...

                                               

Oscars Oasis

Oscars Oasis is a French-South Korean computer animated television series consisting of 78 7-minute episodes. It was produced by TeamTO and Tuba Entertainment, in association with Cake Entertainment based on the original show broadcast on Disney ...

                                               

Pink elephant

Seeing pink elephants is a figure of speech, that is used to describe a hallucination which is caused by alcohol, or delirium tremens. Jack London was among the first to use the term, in 1913. In the autobiographical novel John Barleycorn, he des ...

                                               

Scar (The Lion King)

Scar is a fictional character and the main antagonist of Walt Disney Pictures animated movie The Lion King. He is Simbas arch-nemesis and paternal uncle, Mufasas arch-rival and younger brother, Kion, Kopa, and Kiaras great uncle, Shenzi, Banzai a ...

                                               

Shadow the Hedgehog

Shadow the Hedgehog is a video game character of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise. He is a hedgehog created by Gerald Robotnik and Black Doom as the Ultimate Life Form. He first appeared in Sonic Adventure 2.

                                               

Sonic the Hedgehog (character)

Sonic the Hedgehog is a video game character. He is a 15-year old blue hedgehog who can run at the speed of sound. By curling into a ball and spinning quickly, he can do a helpful "Spin Attack" which he uses to defeat the villains and save the da ...

                                               

SpongeBob SquarePants

SpongeBob SquarePants is an American animated comedy TV show made by the late marine biologist and animator Stephen Hillenburg. It started on May 1, 1999 on Nickelodeon. It is one of Nickelodeons most popular shows. It has been made into three mo ...

                                               

Street Sharks

Street Sharks was an animated television series made by DIC Entertainment. The show started on September 1, 1994 and ended on May 1, 1995. The show was about 4 half-men/half-sharks that fought crime. They became half-shark when a university profe ...

                                               

Tom and Jerry

Tom and Jerry is an American animated short series. The original cartoons were created in 1940, written and directed by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. It is named after its two main characters: a blue-grey cat named Tom and a brown house mouse ...

                                               

Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner

Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner are fictional characters from the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoon series. In the cartoons, the Coyote repeatedly tries to catch the Road Runner. However, the Road Runner runs very fast. That means the C ...

                                               

Wookiee

A Wookiee is a fictional race of aliens from the Star Wars series of movies. Their home planet is Kashyyyk. The best known Wookiee character is Chewbacca.

                                               

Yoshi

Yoshi is a fictional dinosaur who appears in the Mario series of video games. Yoshis best-known ability his ability to eat enemies. He has a long tongue which he uses to grab enemies and eat them. In some games, after Yoshi eats enemies, they tur ...