The Amur Leopard is one of the rarest felines in the world. They are speedy creatures able to run up to 35 miles per hour, faster than Usain Bolt!
Many animals use camouflage as a way of protecting themselves against danger. It allows them to blend into their environment and stay hidden from predators.
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Adapted to live in some of the harshest conditions on earth, the arctic fox can survive in temperatures as low as -50C (-58F)
The Bengal Tiger, also known as the Indian Tiger, is the most common of all tigers and is a cultural icon.
Butterfly wings are not solely for flight; they also act as miniature solar panels.
The cheetah is the fastest land animal in the world, reaching speeds of up to 113km/h. They can accelerate from 0 to 100km/h in just 3 seconds.
Jaguars are excellent swimmers and quite at home in water. They hunt successfully in rivers, catching frogs and small alligators, or swiping at fish while clinging to an overhanging branch.
Like cats kept as companions, leopards will growl when angry and purr when content.