Chinchillas are highly sociable animals. In the wild they live in colonies of over 100 individuals.
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Chinese giant salamanders are the largest amphibians in the world.
Clownfish are also known as anemone fish and have many interesting features other than starring in the film “Finding Nemo”!
Not just a thing of legend, the largest squid documented is over 45ft (14m) long!
The highly aquatic Columbia Spotted Frog can only live near permanent water bodies. Habitat destruction and modification is causing population declines in some parts of its range.
Cows like to sleep close to their families, and sleeping arrangements are determined by individuals’ rank in the social hierarchy.
A cuckoo chick’s call can be so loud and demanding when wanting food that it can persuade birds other than its foster parent to feed it.