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Venomous Mammal Caught on Camera ~ Video
Animals  (tags: carribean, animals, wildlife, mammal, rare, venomous, Hispaniolan solenodon )

Jacquelin
- 1925 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Rare footage of one of the world's most strange and elusive mammals has been captured by scientists. Large, and with a long, thin snout, the Hispaniolan solenodon resembles an overgrown shrew; it can inject passing prey with a venom-loaded bite. L
Rare Frog Caught on Film
Animals  (tags: Western Ghats, wildlife, amphibians, rare, endangered, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1927 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A rare type of frog has been filmed for the first time by scientists. The purple frog was only discovered in 2003 in the Western Ghats, in India. The chubby amphibian spends most of its time buried underground, surfacing only to breed during the
Parrot Spooked to Death By Fireworks
Animals  (tags: florida, wildlife, birds, red-browed Amazon parrot, rare, death, fireworks, endangered, extinction, protection, humans, suffering, sadness )

Jacquelin
- 1930 days ago - examiner.com
Officials at a wildlife conservatory are blaming the loud noise from New Year's Eve fireworks for the death of a rare parrot. Workers at the Rare Species Conservatory Foundation in Loxahatchee Groves were checking their birds Thursday morning when they
Rare Rhino Calves Found
Animals  (tags: indonesia, wildlife, wild animals, rare, Javan rhinos, discovery, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1940 days ago - dawn.com
Four calves of the world's rarest species of rhino have been found in remote jungle on Indonesia's Java island, giving hope to efforts to save them from extinction, an official said on Tuesday. "Four Javan rhinos of six to seven months age were seen by
Rare Bird Born in Germany
Animals  (tags: germany, wildlife, birds, spix maccaw, rare, birth, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1942 days ago - news24.com
Berlin - A German has succeeded in breeding a rare macaw that is believed to be extinct in the wild. Frieda is the name of the female Spix's Macaw that was born nearly a month ago in Schoeneiche near Berlin. It is the only offspring of the threate
Boat Crew Reports Rare Sighting of 2 Sei Whales
Animals  (tags: hawaii, marine wildlife, whales, sei whales, spotted, rare, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1960 days ago - honoluluadvertiser.com
Two sei whales were spotted Monday just outside of Ma'alaea Bay by the captain and crew of the Pacific Whale Foundation's Ocean Quest whale-watch vessel. They were returning in a skiff from mooring the boat when the whales appeared in approximately 50
Rare Rhino Snake Breeds in Captivity
Animals  (tags: londaon, zoolife, reptiles, snakes, rhino snake, breeding, rare, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1983 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
This is the moment a rhino rat snake emerges from its shell in the first successful attempt to breed the rare species in a European zoo. The snake has a long nose like an African rhino, though it comes from the mountains of Vietnam. The young are al
World's Rarest Cockatoo Rediscovered in Indonesia
Animals  (tags: indonesia, wildlife, wild animals, birds, cockatoo, discovered, rare, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2003 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
October 2008. The world's rarest cockatoo has been found in Indonesia by a research team working for the Indonesian Parrot Project. They rediscovered Abbott's Yellow-crested cockatoo (or sulphur crested) in the Masalembu Archipelago of Indonesia. This arc
Seal Travels 4500km to Australia
Animals  (tags: arctic, australia, marine wildlife, fur seal, journey, rare, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2009 days ago - news.com.au
AN Antarctic fur seal, not normally seen in Australian waters, has been found in South Australia's Spencer Gulf. The seal, nicknamed Phillip, was first spotted last week under a bridge on the Port Pirie River, north of Adelaide. Scientists said it w
'Unlucky' Rare Black Fox Spotted In Britain; Captured On Camera For First Time
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, fox, rare, superstition, omen, unusual, interesting )

Tom
- 2035 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The black fox is so rare that wildlife experts believe there are only a handful of the breed left in the country. In medieval times, the black fox was considered a bad omen by superstitious villagers. The animal was spotted in a cemetery among the graves.
S.F. Zoo Gets Lucky: Baby Aye-Aye Lemur Born! Video!
Animals  (tags: lemurs, zoos, births, rare, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2114 days ago - sfgate.com
It's rough being an endangered aye-aye lemur: It takes 2 to 3 hours to copulate, and if you don't have a good teacher, you may never procreate at all. A pair of the nocturnal creatures from Madagascar got lucky, however. The proof: the baby aye-aye
Hair to Stay - Rare Donkeys Arrive at Zoo
Animals  (tags: donkeys, rare, zoos, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2116 days ago - zsl.org
ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's newest arrivals are set to be a mane attraction, as they are a rare and very hairy breed of donkey.
Foreigners Threaten Afghanistan's Rare Snow Leopards
Animals  (tags: snow leopards, rare, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, protection, killed, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2117 days ago - iar.org.uk
<p>A new report has warned that Afghanistan's rare snow leopards are being threatened by the foreigners involved in rebuilding the war-torn nation. </p>
The World's Strangest Looking Animals
Animals  (tags: rare, unusual, unique, special, odd, species, slaughter, wildanimals, animalrights, extinction, investigation, habitat, protection )

Gregory
- 2118 days ago - articles.mercola.com
Move over lions, tigers and bears; the animals in the pictures below look like they're figments of someone's wild imagination. Yet, they are just a small example of the intriguing creatures produced by nature.
New Tiger Exhibit at Zoo Is Grrrreat!
Animals  (tags: rare, amur tigers, zoos, endangered, conservation, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2130 days ago - goerie.com
Tigers are top of mind for another reason today, as we congratulate the Erie Zoo for its new tiger exhibit. The new display allows visitors to safely eyeball three tigers -- Kumar, a white tiger, and Anna and Nikki, Amur (Siberian) tigers.
 

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