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ElephantToday, Bernie the Bear wants to show you the Elephant.

Spends around 22 hours a day eating!

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

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American Eskimo DogAmerican Eskimo Dog
Bred to be companion dogs!
Horseshoe CrabHorseshoe Crab
Changed little in over 500 million years!
NightingaleNightingale
Named more than 1,000 years ago!
SwanSwan
Populations have been affected by pollution!
Mountain GorillaMountain Gorilla
Isolated populations found in the mountains!
SnailSnail
There are nearly 1,000 different species!
American Cocker SpanielAmerican Cocker Spaniel
Merry, outgoing, and eager to please!
American BulldogAmerican Bulldog
Can jump up to 6ft high!
Siberian TigerSiberian Tiger
Also known as the Amur tiger!
X-Ray TetraX-Ray Tetra
Yellow, black and white striped fins!
LionfishLionfish
Females can release up to 15,000 eggs at a time!
Macaroni PenguinMacaroni Penguin
Gather in colonies of up to 100,000 members!
TurkeyTurkey
Closely related to pheasants and chickens!
CuscusCuscus
Has a long, strong prehensile tail!
SkunkSkunk
Also known as the Polecat!
Raccoon DogRaccoon Dog
The only hibernating canine!
CraneCrane
Many are critically endangered species!
SeahorseSeahorse
Highly endangered due to overhunting!
Turkish AngoraTurkish Angora
A breed that originated in central Turkey!
ButterflyButterfly
There are thought to be up 20,000 species!
AffenpinscherAffenpinscher
First bred in 17th century Germany!
Gila MonsterGila Monster
It's tail acts as a fat storage facility!
KangarooKangaroo
Females have a deep pouch on their front!
Puss MothPuss Moth
Caterpillars squirt formic acid!
Spectacled BearSpectacled Bear
Native to the Andes mountains of South America!
PointerPointer
An independent, loyal and high energy breed!
Thorny DevilThorny Devil
Found only on mainland Australia!
Red WolfRed Wolf
Only 100 in the wild!
CassowaryCassowary
Can reach speeds of 30mph!
HeronHeron
Inhabits wetlands around the world!
MoleMole
Primarily hunts and feeds on Earthworms!
Birds Of ParadiseBirds Of Paradise
There are around 50 different species!
DholeDhole
Only 2,000 left in the wild!
PikaPika
Found in mountainous regions and rocky areas!
BirdBird
Not all birds are able to fly!
Golden OrioleGolden Oriole
Migrates between Europe and Asia!
SquidSquid
Some species are known to have 10 arms!
IndriIndri
The largest species of Lemur!
Australian ShepherdAustralian Shepherd
Sweet, faithful and affectionate!
KoalaKoala
Spends up to 80% of the time sleeping or resting!

Betty the Butterfly's Blog

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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