Wolves are among nature's best hunters. Their co-operative strategy has inspired humans since prehistoric times. But how exactly do they do it? What sort of tactics do they have to employ to bring down animals much...
The Malayan tapir is an unusual animal with an extensible and mobile proboscis, or mini-trunk. Despite its size and bulk, this endangered animal can move fast.
The civet cat is an endangered animal, who we as humans use both their dung and musk for our personal uses. Thy also live in the rain forest that is slowly being depleted.
When we think of a tiger, we automatically think of two different colors; orange and white. However, what most people do not realize is that there are in fact five different colors of tigers, and even more shades within...
The average zoo visitor may wonder what it is that tigers eat in zoos. It is the same as in the wild...meat. In the zoo however the fare varies as does the preparation and presentation.
Mouse lemurs are tiny primates with a head and body length of 5.5 inches or less. They live in Madagascar. Many of them are endangered.
When I was a little kid, my grandparents lived in the tiny hamlet of Irwinville, Georgia. Granny and Papa, like their neighbors, were farmers. Just about everyone in the area kept chickens and a few cows and pigs. Most...
A pack of Wolves is a highly sophisticated and co-operative unit of animals, with each animal playing a vital role in order to ensure the survival of the pack.
The lion is a multi-cultural symbol of power and strength. But how much do we really know about them? Among the things we know well about them, is their hunting ability. This Hub explores the hunting behaviour of the...
The vaquita is a small and critically endangered porpoise that lives in the Gulf of California. Harbour porpoises are more common, but some are endangered.
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