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Animals in Canada

American CoonhoundAmerican Coonhound
Easygoing and people-friendly!
AntAnt
First evolved 100 million years ago!
Arctic FoxArctic Fox
Extremely thick winter fur!
Arctic HareArctic Hare
Eats berries found in the snow!
Arctic WolfArctic Wolf
Incredibly versatile and adaptive!
Barn OwlBarn Owl
Found everywhere around the world!
BatBat
Detects prey using echolocation!
BearBear
There are 8 different species!
BeaverBeaver
Builds a dam from sticks and leaves!
BeetleBeetle
There are more than 350,000 different species!
BirdBird
Not all birds are able to fly!
BisonBison
Largest mammal in North America!
Black BearBlack Bear
Short claws make them good tree climbers!
Black Widow SpiderBlack Widow Spider
They typically prey on insects!
BobcatBobcat
About double the size of a domestic cat!
Brown BearBrown Bear
A dominant predator in it's environment!
Bumble BeeBumble Bee
The most common species of bee!
ButterflyButterfly
There are thought to be up 20,000 species!
CatCat
First domesticated by the Ancient Egyptians!
CaterpillarCaterpillar
The larvae of a moth or butterfly!
CatfishCatfish
There are nearly 3,000 different species!
ChickenChicken
First domesticated more than 10,000 years ago!
ChipmunkChipmunk
There are 25 different species!
CockroachCockroach
Dated to be around 300 million years old!
Common LoonCommon Loon
Also known as the Great Northern Diver!
CougarCougar
Largest feline in North America!
CowCow
There are nearly 1.5 million worldwide!
CoyoteCoyote
Also known as the Prairie Wolf!
CrabCrab
There are 93 different crab groups!
CraneCrane
Many are critically endangered species!
DeerDeer
There are around 40 different species!
DogDog
First domesticated in South-East Asia!
DragonflyDragonfly
It's larvae are carnivorous!
DuckDuck
Rows of tiny plates line their teeth!
EagleEagle
Has exceptional eyesight!
Earwig Earwig
There are nearly 2,000 different species!
Eskimo DogEskimo Dog
Takes pure delight in cold weather!
FlyFly
There are more than 240,000 different species!
FoxFox
There are 12 different species in the world!
FrogFrog
There are around 5,000 different species!
Glass LizardGlass Lizard
Can grow up to 4ft long!
Glow WormGlow Worm
Found inhabiting dense woodland and caves!
GooseGoose
There are 29 different species!
GopherGopher
They dig large networks of tunnels!
GrasshopperGrasshopper
There are 11,000 known species!
Grizzly BearGrizzly Bear
Less than 10% make it into adulthood!
HamsterHamster
Able to run as quickly backwards as forwards!
HareHare
Can reach speeds of over 40 mph!
HeronHeron
Inhabits wetlands around the world!
Highland CattleHighland Cattle
Natively found in the Scottish Highlands!
Honey BeeHoney Bee
There are only 7 recognised species!
HorseHorse
Has evolved over 50 million years!
HumanHuman
Thought to have orignated 200,000 years ago!
InsectInsect
There are an estimated 30 million species!
KingfisherKingfisher
Inhabits wetlands and woodlands worldwide!
LadybirdLadybird
There are more than 5,000 species worldwide!
LemmingLemming
Does not hibernate during the bitter Arctic winter!
LizardLizard
There are around 5,000 different species!
Long-Eared OwlLong-Eared Owl
Ear-tufts make it look bigger!
LynxLynx
Live in dens in rocks and under ledges!
MillipedeMillipede
Some species have a poisonous bite!
MoleMole
Primarily hunts and feeds on Earthworms!
MongrelMongrel
Has characteristics of two or more breeds!
MooseMoose
Renews it's enormous antlers every year!
MothMoth
There are 250,000 different species!
Mountain LionMountain Lion
Has no real natural predators!
MouseMouse
Found on every continent on Earth!
MuleMule
The offspring of a horse and donkey parents!
NewfoundlandNewfoundland
Introduced by Vikings more than 1,000 years ago!
OpossumOpossum
Thought to be immune to certain snake venom!
OtterOtter
There are 13 different species worldwide!
PantherPanther
Prefers to hunt at night than during the day!
PheasantPheasant
Females lay between 8 and 12 eggs per clutch!
PikaPika
Found in mountainous regions and rocky areas!
PikePike
There are 5 different species!
Polar BearPolar Bear
Could be extinct within the next 30 years!
PuffinPuffin
Can remain in the water for up to 2 minutes!
PumaPuma
Has longer back legs than front legs!
QuailQuail
Inhabits woodland and forest areas worldwide!
RaccoonRaccoon
Known to wash their food before eating it!
RatRat
Omnivores that eat anything!
RattlesnakeRattlesnake
It's venom digests it's prey before it even swallows it!
ReindeerReindeer
Also known as the Caribou!
River TurtleRiver Turtle
Inhabits freshwater habitats around the world!
Sabre-Toothed TigerSabre-Toothed Tiger
Canines up to 7 inches long!
SalamanderSalamander
There are more than 700 different species!
ShrimpShrimp
There are 2,000 different species worldwide!
SkunkSkunk
Also known as the Polecat!
SnailSnail
There are nearly 1,000 different species!
SnakeSnake
There are around 2,700 known species worldwide!
Snowy OwlSnowy Owl
One of the largest owl species in the world!
Spadefoot ToadSpadefoot Toad
They spend most of their time underground!
SparrowSparrow
There are 140 different species!
SquirrelSquirrel
Small rodents found in woodlands worldwide!
Stick InsectStick Insect
There are more than 3,000 different species!
StoatStoat
Average adults weigh about 200 grams!
SwanSwan
Populations have been affected by pollution!
VultureVulture
There are 30 different species worldwide!
WaspWasp
There are around 75,000 recognised species!
WeaselWeasel
The smallest carnivorous mammal in the world!
WolfWolf
Thought to date back more than 300,000 years!
WoodlouseWoodlouse
Actually a crustacean, not an insect!
WoodpeckerWoodpecker
There are 200 different species!