Black Rhinos are actually grey in colour and distinguished from their relative the White Rhino by lip shape and diet.
Solitary animals do not tend to share territory with others, and prefer to spend time apart from their own species.
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Black-footed ferrets have a variety of vocalizations, including chatters, chuckles, barks, and hisses.
The bobcat is crepuscular, being most active at dawn and dusk, although they become more diurnal during autumn and winter in response to prey activity.
The giant panda does not hibernate but it will shelter in caves or hollow trees in very cold weather.
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.
In the wild hamsters spend most of their time digging and searching for food.
Harbour seals’ whiskers are so sensitive they can sense a fish over 35m away. Their whiskers can also determine the size and shape of a fish using vibrations from the water.