The shy eurasian bullfinch prefers to forage very close to cover.
They are frequent visitors to backyard feeders, especially those containing niger seeds.
One of the most invasive species in the world
A male red deer shows his age in his antlers, which become longer and more branched every year.
They can survive for weeks without drinking water because the get moisture from their prey.
They feed on tree sap!
The short-eared owl is one of the most widespread owl species in the world, covering five continents.
They steal large ostrich eggs and use rocks and pebbles to crack the shells.
They reuse nesting sites for 70 years!
They feign death by making their bodies limp and closing their eyes.
They build their nests off the ground in tree holes, cavities, stone walls, and roofs
The Devil’s coach horse beetle can emit a noxious substance to deter predators
There are around 7,000 different species!
Most closely related to the Sheep!
The male nightingale has one of the most complex and sophisticated verbal sounds in the entire animal kingdom
There are around 2,000 known species!
The falcon is faster than any other animal on earth, both on land and in the air