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Striped Rocket FrogToday, Bernie the Bear wants to show you the Striped Rocket Frog.

Long powerful hind legs!

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

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Welcome to A-Z Animals, an online animal encyclopedia where you can learn about all your favourite animals, and even some you may have never heard of!

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BloodhoundBloodhound
Affectionate, gentle and even-tempered!
Moray EelMoray Eel
Can grow to nearly 2 meters in length!
Raccoon DogRaccoon Dog
The only hibernating canine!
Leopard TortoiseLeopard Tortoise
The most widely distributed tortoise in Africa!
DingoDingo
Natively found on the Australian continent!
ToucanToucan
There are more than 40 different species!
PenguinPenguin
Spends 75% of it's time hunting for food!
HedgehogHedgehog
Thought to be one of the oldest mammals on Earth!
Golden Lion TamarinGolden Lion Tamarin
Native to the eastern rainforests of Brazil!
ReindeerReindeer
Also known as the Caribou!
River TurtleRiver Turtle
Inhabits freshwater habitats around the world!
Tree FrogTree Frog
Found in warmer jungles and forests!
Bull TerrierBull Terrier
Needs to be kept active!
SquirrelSquirrel
Small rodents found in woodlands worldwide!
Cairn TerrierCairn Terrier
Intelligent, lively and strong!
AntAnt
First evolved 100 million years ago!
PointerPointer
An independent, loyal and high energy breed!
Rockhopper PenguinRockhopper Penguin
There are 3 different species!
Mountain LionMountain Lion
Has no real natural predators!
Australian TerrierAustralian Terrier
Spirited, alert and courageous!
Dogue De BordeauxDogue De Bordeaux
Extremely loyal and devoted to it's master!
NumbatNumbat
There are only 1,500 left in the wild!
RabbitRabbit
There are more than 50 different species!
Field SpanielField Spaniel
A sociable and adaptable breed!
Indochinese TigerIndochinese Tiger
Now thought to be extinct in China!
Red Knee TarantulaRed Knee Tarantula
Inhabits the Pacific Mountains of Mexico!
Sri Lankan ElephantSri Lankan Elephant
Now restricted to a few parks!
OstrichOstrich
The largest bird in the world!
BaboonBaboon
Can travel more than four miles a day!
Sea UrchinSea Urchin
Can live for up to 200 years!
Pond SkaterPond Skater
There are 500 different species!
LemurLemur
Natively found on the island of Madagascar!
American Eskimo DogAmerican Eskimo Dog
Bred to be companion dogs!
Borneo ElephantBorneo Elephant
The smallest species of elephant!
SaolaSaola
Only known to science since 1992!
Clumber SpanielClumber Spaniel
Has a thick, soft coat!
ChipmunkChipmunk
There are 25 different species!
Spadefoot ToadSpadefoot Toad
They spend most of their time underground!
ShrimpShrimp
There are 2,000 different species worldwide!
CougarCougar
Largest feline in North America!

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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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