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PigToday, Bernie the Bear wants to show you the Pig.

Thought to have been domesticated in 9,000 BC!

If you didn't get here quick enough like Simon the Snail, yesterday's featured animal was the Skunk.

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Bull MastiffBull Mastiff
Courageous, loyal and calm!
Airedale Terrier Airedale Terrier
Very intelligent, independent and strong-minded!
AkitaAkita
Very clean, intelligent and loyal!
CaterpillarCaterpillar
The larvae of a moth or butterfly!
RabbitRabbit
There are more than 50 different species!
Giant Panda BearGiant Panda Bear
Bamboo makes up 99 per cent of their diet!
Blue Lacy DogBlue Lacy Dog
Originated in Texas in the mid 1800s!
Giant SchnauzerGiant Schnauzer
Large, powerful and dominant!
Australian Kelpie DogAustralian Kelpie Dog
Friendly, intelligent and energetic!
Nurse SharkNurse Shark
Commonly found in Central American waters!
Woolly MammothWoolly Mammoth
Tusks grew to 16ft long!
Indian RhinocerosIndian Rhinoceros
Also known as the one-horned rhino!
Banded Palm CivetBanded Palm Civet
Markings give it camouflage!
English ShepherdEnglish Shepherd
Highly intelligent and independent!
Humpback WhaleHumpback Whale
There are thought to be 80,000 left in the wild!
GuppyGuppy
Also known as the Millionfish!
PelicanPelican
Can have a wingspan of up to 3 meters!
BarracudaBarracuda
Can grow to nearly 2 meters long!
IndriIndri
The largest species of Lemur!
MollyMolly
Known for their calm and peaceful nature!
Guinea FowlGuinea Fowl
Found in a vairety of African habitats!
DachshundDachshund
Fun and playful breed of small dog!
Hermit CrabHermit Crab
There are over 500 different species!
BadgerBadger
Can reach speeds of 30 km/h!
German PinscherGerman Pinscher
Highly intelligent and fast learners!
LobsterLobster
Have been known to reach 100 years old!
American Water SpanielAmerican Water Spaniel
Friendly and intelligent!
DogDog
First domesticated in South-East Asia!
Pink Fairy ArmadilloPink Fairy Armadillo
The smallest known species of Armadillo!
FishFish
Respire through the gills on their heads!
NewtNewt
Able to regrow lost or damaged limbs!
Collared PeccaryCollared Peccary
Form bands of up to 12 individuals!
IbisIbis
Found in swamps, marshes and wetlands!
Alpine DachsbrackeAlpine Dachsbracke
Good companion and hard-working breed!
AvocetAvocet
Has a curved, upturned beak!
TermiteTermite
Their mounds can be up to 9 meters tall!
DreverDrever
Uncommon outside of Europe!
ImpalaImpala
Able to jump over 2 meters high!
MoleMole
Primarily hunts and feeds on Earthworms!
BalineseBalinese
Playful and energetic breed!

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World Animal Day 2018 - Tiny's Story

Thu 4th October 2018 (5 comments)
World Animal Day is celebrated every year around the world on October the 4th on the day of the feast of Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. The aim of the day is to bring awareness to animal species across the globe to not only highlight the plight of species in the wild, but to also improve animal welfare standards for every animal no matter how big or small.

In order to celebrate World Animal Day 2018, I would like to share with you one particular animal that is very special to me personally.

World Animal Day 2018 - Tiny's Story
World Animal Day 2018 - Tiny's Story, - Copyright Millie Bond, A-Z Animals
World Animal Day 2018 - Tiny's Story, - Copyright Millie Bond, A-Z Animals

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