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Weird and Wacky Creatures: Europe

Hi guys: Today's creature is the cave loach. The cave loach was found in 2015 when a diver was exploring a cave in Germany. He sent an image of the fish to a scientist who said that he had definitely found something new. While there are over 200 species of cave dwelling fish in the… Continue reading Weird and Wacky Creatures: Europe

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Weird and Wacky Creatures: South America

Hi guys! Today we're going to talk about vampire bats. They are somewhat misinterpreted by the general populace. Vampire bats were named after vampires due to their tendency to suck the blood of their prey. An important thing to remember is that they rarely eat humans. They also rarely spread rabies. They're actually quite amazing… Continue reading Weird and Wacky Creatures: South America

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Weird and Wacky Creatures: North America

Hi guys! Today I'm excited to announce a new series. For the next seven weeks, I'll be featuring one wild creature per continent in my series Weird and Wacky Creatures. Today's creature is the lamprey. Let's get into it. Lampreys are certainly crazy creatures. Lampreys are jawless fishes that don't have scales or fins like… Continue reading Weird and Wacky Creatures: North America

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Klipspringers

Hi guys! Today I'm going to do a post on klipspringers; adorable little creatures in the antelope family. A baby klipspringer is called a calf. Klipspringer calf Klipspringer means "goat of the rocks" in Swahili, which describes it fairly well. They live in the highlands and mountains of Africa, and are widely distributed throughout this… Continue reading Klipspringers