Archives for: A-Z Of Wildlife

A to Z of Wildlife: P is for… Piranha!

A to Z of Wildlife: P is for… Piranha!

They may not be big, but these fish are super scary! Piranhas are a shimmery gold and green colour...

A to Z of Wildlife: O is for… Octopus!

A to Z of Wildlife: O is for… Octopus!

These funny looking creatures are very soft and squidgy with only one hard bit - their beak. They can...

A to Z of Wildlife: L is for… Leeches!

A to Z of Wildlife: L is for… Leeches!

Have you seen a leech?  They are pretty weird and slimy. Most live in thick forest and jungles but...

A to Z of Wildlife: M is for… Moth

A to Z of Wildlife: M is for… Moth

Moths are very closely related to butterflies and there are over 165,000 species many of which have funny...

A to Z of Wildlife: K is for… King Cobra!

A to Z of Wildlife: K is for… King Cobra!

These snakes are not very friendly... far from it, they are the most venomous snakes in the world and even...

A to Z of Wildlife: J is for… Jaguar!

A to Z of Wildlife: J is for… Jaguar!

If you didn't know Jaguars are big cats - you can tell them apart from cheetahs and leopards by checking...

A to Z of Wildlife: I is for… Iguana!

A to Z of Wildlife: I is for… Iguana!

Iguanas are reptiles and look a bit like big lizards. As they are cold-blooded they need the sun's...

A to Z of Wildlife: H is for… Hedgehog

A to Z of Wildlife: H is for… Hedgehog

Hedgehogs curl up tight when scared, and as they have over 5000 spines this makes them look like a...

A to Z of Wildlife: F is for… Fly!

A to Z of Wildlife: F is for… Fly!

Can you hear that buzzing? That could be a fly in the room!  That noise is made by the fly beating...

A to Z of Wildlife: D is for… Dragonfly!

A to Z of Wildlife: D is for… Dragonfly!

These beautiful acrobatic insects have four wings each up to 9cm long.  Unlike other insects when they...