During the summer, the Eurasian lynx has a relatively short, reddish or brown coat, which is replaced by a much thicker silver-grey to greyish-brown coat during winter.
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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Octopuses are considered the most intelligent of all invertebrates. Scientific studies are increasingly confirming that they are sentient creatures.
Larger penguins generally inhabit colder regions, while smaller penguins are generally found in temperate or even tropical climates.
These beautiful felines have not been seen in the wild for 25 years. They are known to be ‘functionally extinct’.
Sumatran Tigers are the smallest of all surviving tigers but will still sometimes dare to attack baby elephants at meal times.
Tigers are the largest members of the cat family and are renowned for their power and strength.