Representing the 3rd largest tortoise species on the planet, the African Spurred Tortoise is capable of reaching weights close to 200 pounds! These reptiles are found in the sub-Sahara region of Africa where they graze on grasses and seek refuge from the heat in deep burrows they dig. African Spurred Tortoises are known for having Read more about African Spurred Tortoise[…]
An animal that feeds chiefly on plants.
An animal that consumes primarily the flesh of other animals.
Found in the Sub-Saharan region of Africa, the Pyxie frog is the 2nd largest frog on Earth. This amphibian can weigh up to 4½ pounds and can live for up to 20 years. They are voracious eaters and are often aggressive, capable of delivering a painful bite. Pyxie frogs are carnivorous and will consume practically Read more about Pyxie Frog (African Bullfrog)[…]
A species present in such small numbers that it is at risk of extinction. (e.g. Snow Leopard)
Any of various non-venomous snakes, such as the pythons and boas, that coil around and squeeze their prey to suffocate and kill it.
An animal that feeds on dead or decaying matter. (e.g. Vulture or Hyena)
An organism which gets its food energy from both plant and animal material.
A group of organisms interrelated by the fact that each member of the group feeds upon on the one below it and is in turn eaten by the organism above it in the chain.
Behavior of living in the trees.