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MandrillToday, Bernie the Bear wants to show you the Mandrill.

Distinctively coloured noses and rumps!

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

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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!

Random Animals

BombayBombay
Bred to look like a black panther!
KakapoKakapo
The heaviest species of parrot in the world!
ZebraZebra
Stripe patterns are unique to each individual!
Sumatran TigerSumatran Tiger
The smallest species of tiger!
American Staffordshire TerrierAmerican Staffordshire Terrier
Bred to be extremely friendly!
Barn OwlBarn Owl
Found everywhere around the world!
BulldogBulldog
Friendly, loving and docile!
Roseate SpoonbillRoseate Spoonbill
The only Spoonbill in the western hemisphere!
IbisIbis
Found in swamps, marshes and wetlands!
CraneCrane
Many are critically endangered species!
Poison Dart FrogPoison Dart Frog
Inhabits the jungles of Central and South America!
Boston TerrierBoston Terrier
Friendly, lovable and very strong!
Horn SharkHorn Shark
Endemic to the Californian coast!
StoatStoat
Average adults weigh about 200 grams!
ChipmunkChipmunk
There are 25 different species!
DolphinDolphin
Can reach speeds of up to 25 mph!
QuetzalQuetzal
The tail feathers of the male can be 1m long!
Zebra SharkZebra Shark
Can get to be 30 years old in the wild!
BudgerigarBudgerigar
Natively found in Australia!
PigPig
Thought to have been domesticated in 9,000 BC!
Grizzly BearGrizzly Bear
Less than 10% make it into adulthood!
Eastern Lowland GorillaEastern Lowland Gorilla
Less than 5,000 in the wild!
PeacockPeacock
Most commonly found on the Indian mainland!
BalineseBalinese
Playful and energetic breed!
Saint BernardSaint Bernard
Gentle, loyal and friendly!
Electric EelElectric Eel
Can generate a 500 volt electric shock!
OlmOlm
Inhabits dark underwater caves!
Marsh FrogMarsh Frog
Has bright green skin!
NeanderthalNeanderthal
Roamed Asia and Europe for around 100,000 years!
Cavalier King Charles SpanielCavalier King Charles Spaniel
Highly playful and affectionate!
Bichon FriseBichon Frise
Gentle mannered, playful and affectionate!
DachshundDachshund
Fun and playful breed of small dog!
RagdollRagdoll
One of the larger breeds of domestic cat!
African Bush ElephantAfrican Bush Elephant
Can drink up to 50 gallons a day!
Basking SharkBasking Shark
The second biggest fish in the world!
CassowaryCassowary
Can reach speeds of 30mph!
AnteaterAnteater
Found throughout the Southern Hemisphere!
Tiger SalamanderTiger Salamander
Found across the North American wetlands!
TigerTiger
The largest feline in the world!
Black BearBlack Bear
Short claws make them good tree climbers!

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World Animal Day 2018 - Tiny's Story

Thu 4th October 2018 (0 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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