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Bernie the Bear's Animal of the Day

ParrotToday, Bernie the Bear wants to show you the Parrot.

Can live for up to 100 years!

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

Welcome to A-Z Animals

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!

Random Animals

BinturongBinturong
Also known as the Asian Bearcat!
AlligatorAlligator
They have two sets of eyelids!
AlbatrossAlbatross
The largest wingspan of any bird!
Golden RetrieverGolden Retriever
Trusting, kind and gentle!
PigPig
Thought to have been domesticated in 9,000 BC!
Highland CattleHighland Cattle
Natively found in the Scottish Highlands!
LigerLiger
The offspring of a lion and tiger parents!
GibbonGibbon
Found in dense jungles and tropical forests!
Monte Iberia EleuthMonte Iberia Eleuth
The smallest frog in the Northern Hemisphere!
HummingbirdHummingbird
Beat their wings up to 80 times per second!
PikePike
There are 5 different species!
Darwin's FrogDarwin's Frog
Camouflages itself as a dead leaf!
Vampire BatVampire Bat
Have a heat sensor on the end of their nose!
American BulldogAmerican Bulldog
Can jump up to 6ft high!
Epagneul Pont AudemerEpagneul Pont Audemer
Hard-working, gentle and affectionate!
GharialGharial
Found in the murky waters of Northern India!
WallabyWallaby
There are roughly 30 different species!
Flat Coat RetrieverFlat Coat Retriever
A game retrieving gun-dog!
Zebra SharkZebra Shark
Can get to be 30 years old in the wild!
Killer WhaleKiller Whale
Typically consumes over 200 kg of food a day!
MothMoth
There are 250,000 different species!
Indian Star TortoiseIndian Star Tortoise
Popular in the exotic pet trade!
Emperor TamarinEmperor Tamarin
Has an elegant white moustache!
ZorseZorse
The offspring of a Zebra and Horse parents!
Spiny DogfishSpiny Dogfish
Found in ocean waters worldwide!
Asian Giant HornetAsian Giant Hornet
The largest wasp in the world!
Horned FrogHorned Frog
Natively found in South America!
Royal PenguinRoyal Penguin
Can reach speeds of 20mph!
Irish WolfHoundIrish WolfHound
Sweet-tempered, patient and thoughtful!
Horseshoe CrabHorseshoe Crab
Changed little in over 500 million years!
Polar BearPolar Bear
Could be extinct within the next 30 years!
Tiger SalamanderTiger Salamander
Found across the North American wetlands!
PenguinPenguin
Spends 75% of it's time hunting for food!
OstrichOstrich
The largest bird in the world!
Red PandaRed Panda
There are less than 3,000 left in the wild!
SnakeSnake
There are around 2,700 known species worldwide!
Sea SlugSea Slug
Also commonly known as a Sea Cucumber!
Pink Fairy ArmadilloPink Fairy Armadillo
The smallest known species of Armadillo!
Bluetick CoonhoundBluetick Coonhound
Has an uncanny knack for problem-solving!
CichlidCichlid
There are more than 1,300 known species!

Betty the Butterfly's Blog

Animals In Hurricane Irma

Wed 13th September 2017 (0 comments)
Last week warnings were sent out across the Caribbean about a potentially devastating category 5 hurricane that was heading towards Central America from the Atlantic. Islands throughout the Caribbean began preparing for hurricane Irma to hit with thousands of people being evacuated from their homes as they began to brace themselves for the storm.

Animals In Hurricane Irma
Animals In Hurricane Irma, - License Information.
Animals In Hurricane Irma, - License Information.

On September 6th 2017, hurricane Irma reached its peak intensity with winds of up to 185mph battering the Caribbean causing utter devastation to everything in its path. As it headed towards Cuba the storm was downgraded to a category 4 hurricane but that did not mean things were going to be getting any easier for the local people. After devastating parts of Cuba it headed towards Florida, wiping out power and leaving thousands homeless across the peninsula.

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