Although the lynx is a ground mammal, lynx are often known to climb trees or swim in order to catch their prey. Lynx hunt small mammals, birds and fish but prefer to hunt larger mammals like reindeer, deer and elk if the lynx can find and catch them.
The Proboscis Monkey spends the majority of it’s life very close to water and is an adept swimmer, aided by it’s partially webbed feet which help it to both paddle in the water and walk on the slippery banks. The Proboscis Monkey is very agile whilst in the trees and is also known to leap into the water from heights of up to 50ft!
Although the primary role of the Border Collie is that of the working stock dog, dogs of this breed are becoming increasingly popular as pets. True to their working heritage, Border Collies make very demanding, energetic pets that are better off in households that can provide them with plenty of exercise and a job to do.
People used to think that the stocky build and the large canines of the Clouded Leopard were adaptations for hunting larger prey than itself in the forest. However, studies have shown that in fact 65% of their diet is comprised of smaller prey species including rodents and primates.
The wolf is thought to be an ice age survivor, dating wolves around 300,000 years ago. The wolf is accepted to be the ancestor of the domestic dog as the wolf is thought to have selectively bred in order to breed appealing traits typical of puppies and to eliminate the not so appealing traits of adult wolves.
The temperament of the Golden Retriever is a hallmark of the breed and is described in the standard as kindly, friendly and confident. They are not one manÂ dogsÂ and are generally equally amiable with both strangers and those familiar to them. Their trusting, gentle disposition therefore makes them a poor guard dog.
Mini Cape Buffalo Super cool prehistoric creatures which make kids enjoy playing it. Collect all 10 for more fun and imagination into the world of dinosaurs
Clown fish inhabit a single sea anemone in groups that include the breeding male and female and a number of younger male clown fish. All clown fish are born male and develop female reproductive organs when needed. When the female in the sea anemone group dies, the dominant male becomes female and breeds with one the males that is inhabiting the same sea...
Mini RhinoSuper cool prehistoric creatures which make kids enjoy playing it.Collect all 10 for more fun and imagination into the world of dinosaurs
Mini VelociraptorSuper cool prehistoric creatures which make kids enjoy playing itCollect all 10 for more fun and imagination into the world of dinosaurs
Animal Planet Mini Lion Collectible toy animal figurine from Animal Planet Suitable for kids ages 3+
Although they are sometimes called parakeets, “budgie” is the term for the common pet bird, while “parakeet” refers to a larger group of small parrots, of which the budgie is a member. In other words, all budgies are parakeets, but not all parakeets are budgies!