Archives for: A-Z Of Wildlife

A to Z of Wildlife: Y is for… Yellowfin Tuna!

A to Z of Wildlife: Y is for… Yellowfin Tuna!

Yellowfin Tuna can grow to almost 14 feet and so are some of the biggest fish in the world.  They are...

A to Z of Wildlife: W is for… Wasp!

A to Z of Wildlife: W is for… Wasp!

Not many people like Wasps because of their nasty sting.  The common wasp is black and yellow to warn...

A to Z of Wildlife: V is for Vole!

A to Z of Wildlife: V is for Vole!

The Vole looks like a mouse, but its muzzle is more blunt and rounded, tail is shorter and ears are...

A to Z of Wildlife: Z is for… Zorillas!

A to Z of Wildlife: Z is for… Zorillas!

Also known as the striped polecats they are related to badgers and are similarly nocturnal, meaning they...

A to Z of Wildlife: X is for… Xantus’s Hummingbird!

A to Z of Wildlife: X is for… Xantus’s Hummingbird!

Hummingbirds are nimble little things and fly rather like helicopters  - they can travel in all...

A to Z of Wildlife: U is for… Uakari Monkey!

A to Z of Wildlife: U is for… Uakari Monkey!

These funny looking monkeys live in South America in the forests and around marshes and lakes.  They...

A to Z of Wildlife: T is for… Tortoise!

A to Z of Wildlife: T is for… Tortoise!

Tortoises are really unusual creatures. One of the wildest facts about them is that they can live up to...

A to Z of Wildlife: Q is for… Quoll!

A to Z of Wildlife: Q is for… Quoll!

Quolls are small furry marsupials found in Australia and Tazmania. They are nocturnal, which means they...

A to Z of Wildlife: S is for… Salmon!

A to Z of Wildlife: S is for… Salmon!

Salmon are truly incredible.  They can exist in both salty water and freshwater.  Salmon travel...

A to Z of Wildlife: R is for… Rhino!

A to Z of Wildlife: R is for… Rhino!

These huge animals can weigh over 3 tons - more than a minibus!  They live in the open grassland in...