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Foxes are a small to medium sized animal that belong to the canine family. The fox is an omnivorous animal, meaning their dietary requirements consist of small animals and insects and even some small reptiles and birds and may also survive on eggs and plants.
In the wild, a fox lifespan i...Read More
The red-billed oxpecker bird perches on large mammals in southern Africa. The oxpecker perches on these mammals so that it can eat the pests that infest the other mammals. These pests often include things like ticks and fleas. It’s what biologists call a symbiotic relationship: both...Read More
The vulture is a large bird with a bald head. A vulture is a scavenging bird of prey. The two types of vultures are the New World vultures, including the Californian and Andean condors, and the Old World vultures, including the birds that are seen scavenging on carcasses of dead animals on...Read More
The Western Meadowlark is a brightly coloured songbird. The western meadowlark (Sturnella neglecta) is a medium-sized icterid bird, about 8.5 in (22 cm) in length. It nests on the ground in open grasslands across western and central North America. It feeds mostly on insects, but will also feed...Read More
The ring-billed gull can be described as a water bird. The ring-billed gull (Larus delawarensis) is a medium-sized gull. The genus name is from Latin Larus which appears to have referred to a gull or other large seabird. The specific delawarensis refers to the Delaware River. The ring-billed...Read More
Cats are carnivores. Cats hunt small prey, primarily birds and rodents, and are often used as a form of pest control. Domestic cats are a major predator of wildlife in the United States; killing 1.4–3.7 billion birds and 6.9–20.7 billion mammals annually. The bulk of predation in...Read More
Rabbits are herbivores that feed by grazing on grass, forbs, and leafy weeds. In consequence, their diet contains large amounts of cellulose, which is hard to digest. Rabbits solve this problem via a form of hindgut fermentation. They pass two distinct types of feces: hard droppings and soft...Read More
A rainbow lorikeet is a small, colorful, brush-tongued parrot from Australia. It is common along the eastern seaboard, from northern Queensland to South Australia. Its habitat is rainforest, coastal bush and woodland areas. Rainbow lorikeets are true parrots. The rainbow lorikeet is a...Read More
Giraffes eat mainly leaves. They are a group of animals known as browsers. They do not live in a specific territory, but browse the savannas looking for food.
Giraffes have the physical adaptation of a long neck (about 6 feet in length) that allow them to reach the leaves at the tops of t...Read More