Hannah Ward
Author for A-Z Animals

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I'm an avid animal lover, and when not writing I can be found on my farm surrounded by dogs, horses, and sheep.


4 Water Snakes In North Carolina Picture

North Carolina is known for its beautiful landscape with rugged mountains, barrier islands, rolling fields, and a vast network of rivers and streams.  Therefore, it’s no surprise that there are… Read More

By Hannah Ward 1 week ago


10 Snakes In North Georgia Picture

Georgia is known for it’s many diverse ecosystems and beautiful scenery, and there is perhaps no area more stunning than North Georgia.  With vast mountainous regions and miles of rivers,… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 weeks ago


5 Green Snakes In Florida Picture

Florida is without a doubt one of the most beautiful states in the US and is popular for its mild climate. Although much of Florida is subtropical, it is actually… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 weeks ago


5 Water Snakes In Georgia Picture

While Georgia is home to many unique and fascinating animals, some of the most diverse and adaptable animals are snakes. Although they can live in virtually any habitat, easily some… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 weeks ago


10 Brown Snakes In Georgia Picture

Spanning a vast 57,000 square miles, Georgia has an array of habitats that are home to many wonderful animals.  With miles of coastline, stunning mountains, and acres of farmland, there… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 weeks ago


10 Snakes In Central Florida Picture

Florida is one of the most diverse states in the United States, with many different habitats that are home to thousands of different species.  Central Florida is just as diverse… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 weeks ago


8 Orange Snakes In Florida Picture

Spanning more than 65,000 square miles and with 1,350 miles of coastline, Florida has a vast landscape.  Although known for its sunny climate, Florida is much more diverse than you… Read More

By Hannah Ward 4 weeks ago


8 Yellow Snakes In Florida Picture

Although nicknamed "The Sunshine State," Florida is far more diverse than you might expect.  There is a vast array of habitats - such as rivers and streams, swamps, sawgrass marshes,… Read More

By Hannah Ward 4 weeks ago


8 Red Snakes In Florida Picture

Florida has some of the richest and most diverse ecosystems in the US, with more than 1,350 miles of coastline, not including its many barrier islands.  Florida is home to… Read More

By Hannah Ward 4 weeks ago


9 Brown Snakes In Florida Picture

Spanning more than 65,000 square miles, Florida has a vast array of habitats that are home to many wonderful animals.  Although the weather is hot and humid throughout most of… Read More

By Hannah Ward 4 weeks ago


Are Guinea Pigs Rodents? Picture

Guinea pigs are small mammals that originated in the Andes mountains in South America.  Despite their name, they are not native to Guinea, and they are not related to pigs,… Read More

By Hannah Ward 1 month ago


Are Moles Rodents? Picture

Moles are small mammals noted for their ability to burrow and dig intricate tunnels.  They are found on every continent except Antarctica, and they live anywhere that they can dig… Read More

By Hannah Ward 1 month ago


Are Hedgehogs Rodents? Picture

Hedgehogs are small nocturnal mammals that are found across Asia, Africa, Europe, and New Zealand.  There are seventeen living species of hedgehogs, but all are known for the distinctive prickly… Read More

By Hannah Ward 1 month ago


Are Squirrels Rodents? Picture

Squirrels are small mammals best known for their bushy tails and mischievous nature.  They are widespread across Africa, Australia, Eurasia, and the Americas, where they are found in virtually every… Read More

By Hannah Ward 1 month ago


Are Chinchillas Rodents? Picture

Chinchillas are small mammals native to only a small area of South America, although they are also widely kept as pets.  They have a unique appearance as they have a… Read More

By Hannah Ward 1 month ago


Are Weasels Rodents? Picture

Weasels are small mammals that are found in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and North Africa.  They live in a wide range of habitats - including woodlands, marshes, moors,… Read More

By Hannah Ward 1 month ago


Are Raccoons Rodents? Picture

Raccoons are medium-sized mammals that are native to North America, Mexico, Europe, and Japan. They are easily distinguished by their bushy tail and unique markings.  However, one of the questions… Read More

By Hannah Ward 1 month ago


Are Rabbits (Bunnies) Rodents? Picture

Rabbits (also known as bunnies) are small mammals that are widespread worldwide. In the wild, they live in burrows across a range of habitats - such as grasslands, forests, wetlands,… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 months ago


Are Ferrets Rodents? Picture

Ferrets are incredibly intelligent animals that are often kept as pets. They are small carnivorous animals characterized by a pointed snout and an elongated body. Ferrets are typically black or… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 months ago


Are Porcupines Rodents? Picture

Porcupines are medium-sized mammals that are found across North and South America, Asia, Africa, and Europe. They live in various habitats, such as forests, deserts, and rocky outcrops. They are… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 months ago


Are Skunks Rodents? Picture

Skunks are small mammals that are widespread across North and South America. They live in various habitats, including forests, woodlands, grasslands, deserts, and urban areas. They are easily distinguished by… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 months ago


Are Beavers Rodents? Picture

Beavers are large semi-aquatic animals that are best known for their ability to construct dams. They are unique animals and are incredibly important to the ecosystem. Beavers have stocky bodies… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 months ago


Are Possums Rodents? Picture

Possums are small to medium-sized animals native to Australia and the surrounding areas. They are primarily nocturnal and are able climbers, often traveling around through the trees. They have a… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 months ago


Are Bats Rodents? Picture

Bats are unique animals who have had their forelimbs adapted into wings and they are the only mammals that are capable of true and sustained flight. They are found almost… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 months ago