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TarsierToday, Bernie the Bear wants to show you the Tarsier.

Each eye weighs more than their whole brain!

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

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Thought to have originated in the Middle East!
Thought to have been domesticated in 9,000 BC!
Striped Rocket FrogStriped Rocket Frog
Long powerful hind legs!
Also known as the Prairie Wolf!
Spends up to 80% of the time sleeping or resting!
Jack RusselJack Russel
Intelligent, athletic and fearless!
English Cocker SpanielEnglish Cocker Spaniel
Intelligent yet stubborn by nature!
White Faced CapuchinWhite Faced Capuchin
One of the world's most intelligent monkeys!
Glass LizardGlass Lizard
Can grow up to 4ft long!
Also known as the Millionfish!
Bluetick CoonhoundBluetick Coonhound
Has an uncanny knack for problem-solving!
Only known to science since 1992!
Sea SquirtSea Squirt
There are more than 3,000 known species!
The largest species of parrot in the world!
Natively found in the Andes Mountain range!
Honey BeeHoney Bee
There are only 7 recognised species!
Little PenguinLittle Penguin
The smallest species of penguin!
Fin WhaleFin Whale
Found throughout ocean waters worldwide!
Entlebucher Mountain DogEntlebucher Mountain Dog
Native to parts of the Swiss Alps!
Siberian TigerSiberian Tiger
Also known as the Amur tiger!
Electric EelElectric Eel
Can generate a 500 volt electric shock!
Known to wash their food before eating it!
Roamed Asia and Europe for around 100,000 years!
The larvae of a moth or butterfly!
Burrowing FrogBurrowing Frog
Found close to marshes, streams and lakes!
Horn SharkHorn Shark
Endemic to the Californian coast!
Leopard CatLeopard Cat
There are 11 different species!
American CoonhoundAmerican Coonhound
Easygoing and people-friendly!
African Forest ElephantAfrican Forest Elephant
The largest known mammal on land!
There are four different species!
Sea OtterSea Otter
Eats over 40 different marine species!
Often used as a guard dog!
Seabirds found across the South Pacific!
Clown FishClown Fish
Also known as the anemonefish!
Leopard TortoiseLeopard Tortoise
The most widely distributed tortoise in Africa!
Asiatic Black BearAsiatic Black Bear
Known to eat 160 different tree-borne fruits in Thailand!
Siamese Fighting FishSiamese Fighting Fish
Natively found in the Mekong Delta!
Estrela Mountain DogEstrela Mountain Dog
Very protective and stubborn!
Curly Coated RetrieverCurly Coated Retriever
A lively and fun-loving breed!
The oldest breed of cat in the world!

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