Jesse Elop
Author for A-Z Animals

Jesse Elop is a graduate from the University of Oregon now working at the University of Washington National Primate Research Center. He is passionate about wildlife and loves learning about animal biology and conservation. His favorite animals- besides his pup, Rosie- are zebras, mandrills, and bonobos. Jesse's background in biology and anthropology have supplied him with many fun facts that might just pop up in some of his articles!


The Most Aggressive Chicken Breeds Picture

Chickens are interesting animals with a fascinating history. They have been critical to human societies for thousands of years and continue to wield great significance today. There are many common,… Read More

By Jesse Elop 10 months ago


Can Chickens Eat Banana? Picture

Raising chickens can be very fun and rewarding. Not only do you get to care for beautiful animals, you get delicious, fresh eggs, as well. Since your chickens provide you… Read More

By Jesse Elop 11 months ago


Can Sharks See in the Dark? Picture

Key Points Sharks cannot see in complete darkness. Sharks do have special adaptations that allow them to see in low-light conditions. The shark species that can see the best in… Read More

By Jesse Elop 12 months ago