The Bee Hummingbird is the smallest bird in the world, so small in fact that it is often mistaken for an insect.
Omnivores are animals that eat either other animals or plants. Some omnivores will hunt and eat their food, whilst others will scavenge for animals that are already dead. Omnivores also change their diet depending on what is available to them.
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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.
A group of crows is called a ‘murder’. They are extremely intelligent birds, some have been observed using basic tools!
Chickens feel empathy for each other. Researchers proved that domesticated hens show a clear physiological and behavioural response when their chicks are mildly distressed.
Researchers have proved that chimpanzees are self-aware and can anticipate the impact of their actions on the environment around them, an ability once thought to be uniquely human.
Clownfish are also known as anemone fish and have many interesting features other than starring in the film “Finding Nemo”!
Humans and dogs have co-evolved through living together for over 12,000 thousand years.