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Colorful Nicobar Pigeon

Colorful Nicobar Pigeon

Colorful Nicobar Pigeon The Nicobar pigeon is listed as Near Threatened by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) due to habitat loss, hunting, the pet trade, and the introduction of non-native species like cats and rats to their breeding islands. The body shape of these birds is typical for pigeons‒ a chunky body and a relatively small head. ...

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Chinchilla

Chinchilla

Chinchilla Chinchillas are native to Chile and Peru. In the wild they live in groups and make their home in burrows and natural outcroppings and crevices. These small, cute rodents have plush, soft coats of fur. They weigh around 1 to 1.5 pounds and can be up to a foot long. They have rounded ears and eyes on either side ...

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Armadillo

Armadillo

Armadillo The armadillo is really strange looking. Although most armadillo species look like they have no hair, they do have wiry hairs on the sides and the belly. Some people refer to the hairs as curb feelers, since armadillos can feel their way around an area at night as the hairs touch objects. The one thing that tells everyone they ...

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Hooded Pitohui

Hooded Pitohui

Hooded Pitohui One of the only poisonous birds in the animal kingdom, the Pitohui family of birds are, at times, lethal. The Hooded Pitohui typically gets the most press because it’s not only seen more often, but its attacks have been reported more than other birds. Scientists call it “The Flying Venom.” Normally we won’t be affected by this animal. ...

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