Greater bilbies are commonly known as bilbies due to the lesser bilby now being extinct. They are marsupials found only in Australia and are also called rabbit-eared bandicoots. The Easter Bilby is an Australian alternative to the Easter Bunny.
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Around half the global population of grey seals are found around the British coasts.
Grizzly Bears are a subspecies of brown bear, found roaming the wilderness of North America. They are striking creatures, extending up to 10 feet in height and weighing up to 1200 pounds.
Guinea pigs, or cavies as they are also known, have been kept in households as companion animals since being introduced by European traders in the 16th century.
Mountain Gorillas eat for up to 5 hours per day.
Spur-Winged Geese are testament to the saying, “you are what you eat’’. Spur-Winged Geese absorb poisons from toxic beetles they occasionally ingest, making their own flesh deadly to consume.