The Mysterious Manul

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The Mysterious Manul

Have you ever wondered about the wild animals that your beloved tabby is related to? We’re all familiar with lions and tigers, but what about more unusual relatives? One such critter is the manul, also know as Pallas’s cat, and it’s a very mysterious creature indeed. Take a look at the information below to learn more about this distant relative of the friendly feline we all know and love. Continue reading

Overfishing – Why Are There No More Fish To Catch?

I am sure you have heard of the saying, “there’s plenty of fish in the sea.” Well, unfortunately that is not the case any more. Each year our oceans are losing more and more of our underwater friends. This is all due to overfishing, and is sure have a long-lasting impact on the future of our oceans and our everyday lives. Fortunately, we are now creating measures to restrict our fishing practices, but it may be a case of too little too late. Let’s hope not.

Overfishing

OverFishing with industrial trawlers is one of the ocean’s biggest threats.

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Heidi the Crazy looking Opposum

She looks at you crazy, but don’t take it personally! She’s just a little confused with all the attention she has been getting recently. Meet Heidi the cross-eyed Opossum, a magnificent marsupial creature who has recently been taken in at the Leipzig Zoo in Germany.

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Are Polar Bears Cool?

We’ve covered our Arctic bear buddies before when we looked at 10 facts about these magnificent creatures. Now we’ll take a look at what these guys get up to in their daily lives to survive this harsh environment. Known as the Sea Bear, this white bundle of snow flakes is the only bear that spends so much time in and around the water. Unlike its cousins, Polar Bears mainly eat goodies that come from the sea. The hearty goodness of Seals, Walrus, Whales, Sea-birds, Kelp and Fishies make up most of its diet. For an Apex predator there’s no better feeling than showing who rules the Arctic.

Lovely Polar Bear

Curious Polar Bear... You looking at me?

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