Blog — Animal Facts

5 SPIKY PORCUPINE FACTS

5 SPIKY PORCUPINE FACTS

5 facts about Porcupine

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World Rhino Day and Elephant Appreciation Day

World Rhino Day and Elephant Appreciation Day

We find ourselves on World Rhino Day and Elephant Appreciation Day with a battle to fight for these revered creatures. Both the rhino and the elephant face persecution by humans, their armour coveted by the super-wealthy and the superstitious.

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5 IMPRESSIVE OSTRICH FACTS

5 IMPRESSIVE OSTRICH FACTS

Did you know that ostriches are capable of killing a human or a potential predator like a lion with a forward kick? Here we compiled 5 facts you might not know about this fascinating giant bird.

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INTERNATIONAL DOG DAY

INTERNATIONAL DOG DAY

It is the day of the dog – (wo)man’s best friend, the purest of souls, those furry friends we are lucky enough to share our lives with. Let us celebrate our loyal family members and pay full respect to good boys and goodest girls the world over! Especially, the wild kind. 

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World Elephant Day

World Elephant Day

Whichever way you look at it, elephants are a part of the landscape and World Elephant Day stands to remind us of that. 

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International Cat Day

International Cat Day

It’s impossible for us to let International Cat Day pass without acknowledgement from our team. After all, our senior executives are themselves, cats! If you’re new around here, you might not have met VV, Sundar, and the latest addition, GiGi, so keep an eye out for their appearances on Instagram and you’ll soon get a feel for our feline family.

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5 CRAZY FACTS ABOUT KOMODO DRAGONS

5 CRAZY FACTS ABOUT KOMODO DRAGONS

Komodo Dragon is an endangered species that only lives on 5 Indonesian islands. Let's look at 5 more unusual facts about them.

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What about rhino horn?

What about rhino horn?

If rhino horn has you wondering, here are some frequently asked questions to help you stay informed.

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5 ASTOUNDING FACTS ABOUT GIRAFFES

5 ASTOUNDING FACTS ABOUT GIRAFFES

5 interesting facts about the tallest mammal on earth, the towering Giraffe

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5 ICY POLAR BEAR FACTS

5 ICY POLAR BEAR FACTS

5 facts you might not know about the icy giant Polar Bear

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5 SURPRISING WARTHOGS FACTS

5 SURPRISING WARTHOGS FACTS

Thanks to Pumba from Lion King, the funniest animal in a cartoon, the common warthog is one of the best-known African animals. But except for their distinctive tusks and warty face, what do we really know about them? We compiled 5 diverting facts you might not know about them

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SLOW AND STEADY WINS THE RACE... HERE ARE 5 FACTS ABOUT LEOPARD TORTOISE!

SLOW AND STEADY WINS THE RACE... HERE ARE 5 FACTS ABOUT LEOPARD TORTOISE!

The Leopard tortoise is a large and gorgeously marked species of tortoise.  Slow and quiet creature, Leopard tortoises are nevertheless a signature animal of the African savannah. 1. Leopard Tortoise are part of the Small 5 You've heard of the Big 5, but what about the little guys? The Small or Little 5 refers to small animals that can be seen during safaris and have similar names to the Big 5.  Leopard tortoise, Rhino beetle, Buffalo weaver, Elephant shrew and Antlion make up the ‘little 5’. 2. Leopard tortoises can swim! They are the only tortoise that do not have...

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5 INTRIGUING BUFFALO FACTS

5 INTRIGUING BUFFALO FACTS

5 facts about one of the African Big 5: the impressive Buffalo

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5 REMARKABLE PANGOLIN FACTS

5 REMARKABLE PANGOLIN FACTS

5 remarkable facts about the most trafficked mammal in the world: the Pangolin.

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5 GIGANTIC WHALES FACTS

5 GIGANTIC WHALES FACTS

Whales are the world's largest mammal and the gentle giants of our oceans. Here are 5 facts you may not know about these fascinating creatures.

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5 LION WILD FACTS

5 LION WILD FACTS

Here 5 facts you may not know about the ‘King of the jungle’!

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5 FUN FACTS ABOUT EQUINES

5 FUN FACTS ABOUT EQUINES

In their honor, we have compiled 5 facts that you might not know about these incredible animals.

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5 UNEXPECTED HYENA FACTS

5 UNEXPECTED HYENA FACTS

Hyenas often have a bad reputation, likely from being the carrion-eating villains of The Lion King. However, spotted hyenas are actually very intelligent and full of surprises. Find out why with these 5 unexpected facts :)

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5 CHEETAH AMAZING FACTS

5 CHEETAH AMAZING FACTS

Cheetah is one of the most well known large cat in the world, however it’s an atypical member of the Felidae family.Check here why with the 5 amazing facts that we compiled for you!

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5 REMARKABLE FACTS ABOUT LEOPARD

5 REMARKABLE FACTS ABOUT LEOPARD

Leopards are probably one of the most secretive and elusive animals and they can be very difficult to spot in the wild. That’s why we decided to compile 5 remarkable facts you might not know about them.

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5 INTERESTING ZEBRA FACTS

5 INTERESTING ZEBRA FACTS

Despite being popular, stripy, gorgeous creatures, very little is known about zebras. Check the 5 interesting facts we compiled for you!

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5 SURPRISING FACTS ABOUT PENGUINS

5 SURPRISING FACTS ABOUT PENGUINS

This January 20th, we celebrate Penguin Awareness Day! We can all agree that penguins are super cute and funny, but what you may not know is that of the 18 penguin species, 13 are classified as vulnerable*, near threatened* or endangered* like our beloved African Penguin (*IUCN red list).  

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5 INCREDIBLE FACTS ABOUT AFRICAN WILD DOGS

5 INCREDIBLE FACTS ABOUT AFRICAN WILD DOGS

5 incredible facts about what is considered Africa’s most efficient predator, the African Wild Dog. 

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5 SURPRISING FACTS ABOUT ELEPHANTS

5 SURPRISING FACTS ABOUT ELEPHANTS

Our elephant friends are an interesting bunch so we’ve compiled 5 surprising facts about our pachyderm friends. 

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