Wild Fact #4 – Goodbye Tiny Hippo – Madagascar Dwarf Hippopotamus

Wild Fact #4 – Goodbye Tiny Hippo – Madagascar Dwarf Hippopotamus

Do you remember those commercials with the “House Hippo”? You know the one with the tiny hippopotamus running all through your home. In case you have absolutely no idea what I am talking about, check out the video below: While the Madagascar Dwarf Hippopotamus isn’t quite this small, they are

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Wild Fact #25 – Climate Change is Real – Golden Toad

Wild Fact #25 – Climate Change is Real – Golden Toad

  Unfortunately we start today’s Wild Fact on a somber note as the Golden Toad hasn’t been seen since 1989 and these beautiful creatures are thought to be extinct. What was the cause for their decline? The Golden Toad will go down in the history books as the first animal

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Wild Fact #509 – The Best Birthday Present – Pterodactyl

Wild Fact #509 – The Best Birthday Present – Pterodactyl

By now you have probably realized that today’s Wild Fact is a little bit different than most of our other facts. Well, let me explain to you why we are going to talk about this famous dinosaur, we will also explain why the Pterodactyl isn’t actually a dinosaur. You see,

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Wild Fact #686 – Gone But Not Forgotten – Dodo Bird

Wild Fact #686 – Gone But Not Forgotten – Dodo Bird

Well here it is! Not only is it the last Flightless Bird Fact of the week but it is also the much anticipated Dodo Bird Wild Fact.  I promised you folks that I would write about this bird even though they are extinct.  I figured today would be a good

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Wild Fact #718 – The Snow Plow – Wooly Mammoth

Wild Fact #718 – The Snow Plow – Wooly Mammoth

One of my all time favourite extinct animals has to be the Wooly Mammoth so of course I was going to take this opportunity to explore their interesting history.  Living up in the Yukon has given me an even greater appreciation of this giant beast.  The Yukon Beringia interpretive Centre

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Wild Fact #720 – Nice Doggie – Tasmanian Tiger

Wild Fact #720 – Nice Doggie – Tasmanian Tiger

This week of Wild Facts will be different and exciting.  Hey, wait a minute, aren’t all the Wild Facts exciting? Anyways, I will be working in the field for the majority of the week so I won’t have Internet access.  As usual, when I am away I like to make

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