Baboons are noisy, sociable animals that live in big groups. They are similar to humans in so many ways. The bond between mother and infant baboon is very special, for example, and baboons even follow a daily routine much like our own!
A mammal is a warm-blooded vertebrate animal. They are known for having hair or fur, a four-chambered heart, and females that have mammary glands for suckling young. Most will give birth to live young, however there are a few that will lay eggs.
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Badgers are fantastic diggers. They live in family groups in underground homes known as setts. Setts can have many rooms, linked by tunnels and and are kept exceptionally clean.
Like human children, bear cubs are extremely playful; and just like human mothers, if things get too rough, mother bears will make them stop to protect them from hurting themselves.
The Bengal Tiger, also known as the Indian Tiger, is the most common of all tigers and is a cultural icon.
Masters of camouflage and expert rock climbers, this goat-like animal lives in the mountains of the Himalayas.
The Black Bear is the most familiar and smallest of bears found in North America. Interestingly, despite their name, their coats can be coloured black, brown, cinnamon, blue-black, blue-grey and even white.
Black Rhinos are actually grey in colour and distinguished from their relative the White Rhino by lip shape and diet.