Hound dogs have excellent senses of smell and sight. This makes them great hunting dogs. There are many hound dog breeds that make very good family dogs. Hound dogs come in many sizes and shapes.
Many of the pony breeds are now endanger of becoming extinct.
Ponies are amazing animals.
Ponies are amazing animals. They have been around for centuries. Many of the pony breeds have never been heard of.
Organized political parties started in 1796.
There are many different pony breeds. Many of them some people have never heard of.
There are many old horse breeds many people have never heard of.
These horse breeds are not known by everyone. Some are very old and rare breeds.
In the United States the President is elected by the Electoral College and not by popular vote.
Their were many African Americans who joined the army to fight the Indians after the Civil War. Some were freemen and some were not. They were called the "Buffalo Soldiers."
Saint Nicholas is very popular and is celebrated in many countries around the world.
The Pilgrims and Thanksgiving in America
Saint Nicholas is very important at Christmas time. He did many great deeds in his life time.
Santa Claus is a very important part of our Christmas Celebrations.
Different countries celebrate Christmas in different ways.
There are many little known breeds that make great family pets.
There are many dog breeds that people have never heard of the make excellent pets.
Birds are such awesome creatures. There are now so many of them that are on the verge of extinction.
The raiders from the north were the Vikings. The attacked settlements plundering and looting. They were considered barbarians.
Taiwan has many beautiful birds that are native to this area.
One of the oldest living things that have lived on this earth for millions of years are the majestic birds called cranes.
The Hoopoe bird is unusual.
Albatross are amazing birds. You will see them in the ocean fallowing cruise ships and fishing boats to find food.
Falcons are beautiful and graceful birds. At one time they were popular as pets.
Vultures are a very important Bird. You might say they are ugly but they help clean up the landscape.
There are tiny animals living around us that we never see.
Domestic exotic cat breeds are beautiful and they usually make good pets.
Shorebirds are amazing to watch. They will spend hours picking at the sand looking for food.
Birds are amazing. They come in all shapes and sizes. They make their home all over the world.
Birds are beautiful. Some are very colorful. Some like the water and some do not.
Cats are amazing animals. They make great pets.
Basketball is a very popular sport.
Ireland has some beautiful castles. Many are now in ruins.
Spain has many beautiful castles.
The Aztecs were an ancient civilization.
Sumo wrestling is a very old sport.
The Turaco Bird is very colorful.
You will find ducks living all over the world.
There are many different dog breeds. They come in all sizes and shapes
Monkeys are primates. There is the Old World monkey and the New World monkey. Some species are kept as pets.
Gazelles arr usually small animals and the are antelopes. Most of them live in Africa but there are a few living in Asia.
Turtles are fascinating. They live in many parts of the world.
Doves are small game birds that are found in most areas of the world.
Deer are beautiful creatures that live in countries all over the world.
The warm blood horse breeds were developed many years ago after the European soldiers came home from Africa and the Middle East, where they had captured many horses and they brought the hot blooded Arabian horses home to Europe. The Europeans...
Mongoose are strange little creatures that live in burrows.
The Gods and Goddesses were very important in Ancient Egypt.
The Pharaohs of Egypt were very powerful. Some were good and some were not.
Draft horses are called cold bloods because they are so calm. Some of them are huge but they are usually very gentle.
The Cerulean warbler's scientific name is Dendroica cerulea. They are usually found in the canopy of mature deciduous eastern forests. They are a beautiful small sky-blue warbler. The male's belly is white, and their sides and back have black...
There are beautiful birds living all over the world but Australia has more than its share. Birds of all sizes and shapes live in Australia.
The dinosaur was an amazing creature. They came in all sizes and shapes. The lived on earth millions of years ago.
Wading birds are unique in that they hunt for their food by wading around in the water. Their legs are very long and they are found in many areas.
The eagle is a beautiful bird. They are graceful and come in all sizes. They are found living all over the world.
Dinosaurs are prehistoric creatures that lived millions of years ago. Some of them have been extinct for millions of years. Some of them were huge and some were quite small.
The Cockatoo is a beautiful bird. Many of them are kept as pets. Many of them are large birds.
The Lemur is an unusual creature. Many of them are endanger of becoming extinct.
Eagles are amazing creatures. The glide through the sky with such amazing grace. The come in all sizes.
The birds of prey are magnificent creatures. It is amazing how they can glide through the air with such ease.
The American Civil War was a terrible war. Brothers fought brothers and many lives were lost. The underground railroad was harsh but the slaves used it to escape to freedom.
No one usually agrees on who were the worst presidents. Everyone has their own choices and they are all different.
You will find the Australasian Figbird in many areas of Australia. The like to live in rainforests, wet sclirophyll forests, urban parks and gardens. They love gardens that have fig trees and other fruit producing trees. The male Australasian...
Owls are amazing creatures. There are many kinds and they live all over the world.
Triton was a merman, the sea god and the messenger of Poseidon. Poseidon, the Greek God of the Oceans, and Amphitrite were Triton’s parents. He lived in the sea with his parents, and he was Poseidon’s messenger. Triton had a human head and...
Amazon Parrots are beautiful birds that are found in South America. Many of them make great pets.
Mcaw parrots are gorgeous. The are usually a large parrot. Most of them make very good pets but they will need a lot of attention. Some are native to one area and will not be found any where else. The Buffon's macaw will be found living in the deep...
Parrots are beautiful and many of them make great pets.
Antelope are beautiful and graceful animals. Many of them are on the verge of extinction.
The antelope is a beautiful and graceful animal. There are many species of this animal living in Africa and elsewhere.
In Africa during the Middle Ages they had many Gods. They had a Gog for just about everything.
Just about every dog will have worms at one time or another. Worms that infect dogs the most are roundworms, whipworms, hookworms, tapeworms and heartworms. Puppies will get roundworms the most.
There are so many dog breeds that we no longer have. Here are a few of them.
The Knights of the Middle Ages were very important and popular.
In the Middle Ages, a man had 2 ways he could become a knight. A man could earn the right to become a knight in the battlefield. A soldier could earn the knighthood if he fought well and was brave on the battlefield. Knighthood could be awarded by...
There are many dog breeds that come from Germany. The German Shepherd is one of the best known and most versital. They started out as herding dogs but they are now now used for several things.
Dog breeds that originated in Italy are usually very old breeds. They are all great. Some of them are rare and not well known.
The Terrier Dog Breeds come in small an large sizes. They are amazing dogs. Most of them were originally used to catch vermon but they are now popular companion dogs.
Some of the large dog breeds make great family pets. They are loyal, loveing and protective.
There are so many dog breeds and many of them some people have never heard of.
There are so many animals that lived thousands of years ago that are now extinct for what ever reason.
The Sab re-toothed Tiger, Woolley Mammoth and Egyptian Cattle roamed the earth millions of years ago. They are all now extinct.
There are many castles that allow visitors in Europe. Some are in ruins and others have been restored. Some are still used as homes.
There are many beautiful castles in Europe. Not all of them are said to be haunted. Many of the castles are in ruins and others have been restored. All of them are great tourist attractions.
Deiker Public Domain Wikimedia Commons The Miniature Dachshund dog breed goes back to the Middle Ages. Some people think they may go back further. Their ability to hunt animals below ground and above ground were believed to be because of their...
Heartworms are a devastating disease that affects animals all over the world. The heartworm lives in the animal's heart, lungs, and some blood vessels.