Category : ANIMAL FOCUS

ANIMAL FOCUS: THE KINGFISHER

The kingfisher is a small to medium sized colourful bird generally found close to water. There are nearly 100 different species of the kingfisher

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE HUMMINGBIRD

There are nearly 350 known species of hummingbird, found throughout the Southern Hemisphere. Although some species of hummingbird are occasionally found further north, these

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE PIRANHA

The piranha is a type of freshwater fish found in the rivers of the South American jungles. The piranha can be found in nearly

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE PARROT

The parrot is a medium sized group of birds, with the parrot being best known for its extremely brightly coloured feathers, and the ability

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE HYENA

The hyena is a carnivorous dog-like species of animal, native to parts of both Africa and Asia. There are four known species of hyena,

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE DONKEY

Donkeys were supposedly domesticated around 5000 years ago in the north east of Africa from the Somali wild ass. The domestication if donkeys soon

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE PEACOCK

The peacock (also known as peafowl) is a medium sized bird most closely related to the pheasant. Unlike its common pheasant cousin that inhabits

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE FLAMINGO

The flamingo is a large colourful bird found both in South America and Africa. The flamingo is also found in the warmer areas of

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE OPOSSUM

The opossum is a medium-sized animal that is found inhabiting farmland and forested areas of North America. The opossum is thought to have evolved

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE JACKAL

The jackal is a medium sized member of the dog family, originally found in Africa, Asia and southeast Europe. There are four main species

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE BULL TERRIER

Though they are not ideal for a first-time dog owner, because of their power and difficulty to train, their physical strength is matched by

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ANIMAL FOCUS: THE LEOPARD

The Leopard is a medium-sized wildcat that is natively found in a variety of different habitats across sub-Saharan Africa and southern Asia. A member

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