Featured Creatures

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Clownfish, also called anemonefish, is a group of small, colorful fish popular in home aquariums.

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Snow leopard

The snow leopard, sometimes called the ounce, is a large cat that lives high in the mountains of central Asia.

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Gray wolf

The gray wolf is one of the largest members of the dog family.

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Ring-tailed lemur

Ring-tailed lemurs resemble monkeys, except that they have a long, pointed snout.

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Mongolian gerbil

The Mongolian gerbil, also called the Mongolian jird, is a furry, ratlike rodent with long hind legs and a long, hairy tail.

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Hammerhead shark

The hammerhead shark is a meat-eating shark with a wide, flattened head.

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The groundhog, also called woodchuck, is a burrowing mammal with a chunky body.

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Green iguana

The green iguana, also called the common iguana, is found from Mexico to southern Brazil and Paraguay.

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Snapping turtle

The snapping turtle is a freshwater turtle that lives in the Americas.

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White rhinoceros

The white rhinoceros is the largest of all rhinoceroses.

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Mosquito is the name of a large group of slender insects that feed on blood and other liquids.

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The chicken is a bird that is raised for its meat and eggs. There are probably more chickens than any other single kind of bird, and they live throughout the world.

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Sea lion

The sea lion is a large ocean mammal with four flippers.

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Cow Feature Creature


Cow Appreciation Day is July 12th.

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Tiger is the largest member of the cat family.

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The snake is an animal with a long, legless body covered in dry scales. To move about on land, a snake usually slides on its belly.

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Millions of people who live in Africa and Asia depend on camels to fulfill most of their basic needs.

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Monkey is any of numerous lively mammals that rank among the most intelligent animals.

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The elephant is the largest animal that lives on land. Elephants have a nose in the form of a long trunk, which they can use much like a hand. They have larger ears than any other animal, and their tusks are the largest teeth.

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Whale shark

International Whale Shark Day is August 30th

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Nurse shark

The nurse shark is a bottom-dwelling shark that lives in shallow coastal waters.

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The rhinoceros is a huge animal that ranks as one of the largest land creatures.

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Dolphin is the name of a group of sea animals closely related to whales and porpoises. Like whales and porpoises, dolphins are mammals, not fish.

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Emperor Penguin

Emperor penguin is the largest of all penguins. Adults are usually about 3 feet (1 meter) tall and weigh as much as 100 pounds (45 kilograms).

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