The ocean, with its many amazing creatures also houses some truly awe-inspiring critters called the manta rays. The manta ray is a marvel to behold and harmless to boot. They travel great distances throughout the ocean feasting on plankton, crustaceans, and small fish.
Archive August 2018
Of all the chameleons I’ve worked with, I have a special place in my heart for the veiled chameleon (Chamaeleo calyptratus). From their wide variety of color patterns to their groovy looking casque on top of their head… This is one cool critter! Read more to see what is so interesting about these amazing reptiles. First the Stats… Lifespan: 5-6 years Scientific name: Chamaeleo calyptratus Clutch size: 30 – 85 Conservation status: Least Concern Length: Male: 14 – 18...
If you suffer from arachnophobia, then you’ll love this article! The bird eating tarantula is a group of spiders that are the largest, by weight, of any known spider. Second only in dimension to Australia’s huntsman spider. I have owned and handled several in my day
The title of the most striking amphibians, in my humble opinion, goes to the red eyed treefrog (Agalychnis callidryas)! With huge red eyes; multiple colors that consist of green, yellow, cream, blue, orange, and a white belly; this frog has all the pretty a person can handle
Sugar gliders are not only cute, but they’re social animals as well. If you’re willing to work at it, they are also loyal pets too. These little critters come in a variety of colors and are very acrobatic. (See the video below). I have had sugar gliders in my