Wild Fact #26 – The Swimming Snake – Dark-Spotted Anaconda

Wild Fact #26 – The Swimming Snake – Dark-Spotted Anaconda

The Dark-Spotted Anaconda is of course a member of the infamous anaconda family. This large snake is actually one of the lesser known members of the Anaconda family but this doesn’t make them any less impressive. Cool Facts About The Dark-Spotted Anaconda The Dark-Spotted Anaconda is also called the De Schauensee’s

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Wild Fact #138 – A Farmer’s Friend – Eastern Brown Snake

Wild Fact #138 – A Farmer’s Friend – Eastern Brown Snake

Did You Know? The Eastern Brown Snake is mostly found in the dry areas of Australia. These snakes will bite, and do kill, but there is a good anti-venom, which helps a lot! Like most other snakes the Eastern Brown variety also likes to snake on rats and mice Hello

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Wild Fact #476 – Fashionable Females – Wagler’s Pit Viper

Wild Fact #476 – Fashionable Females – Wagler’s Pit Viper

It looks like we are at the end of another week of Wild Facts. I figured since we were in Southeast Asia observing the Dhole yesterday, we might as well stick around that part of the world for the weekend. As a result, we are going into the rainforest today

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Wild Fact #525 – How to Hide the Bulge – Wart Snake

Wild Fact #525 – How to Hide the Bulge – Wart Snake

I hope all of you enjoyed your long weekend  (or are still enjoying it since I believe my American friends have today off) and managed to properly celebrate Canada Day or Independence Day.  Speaking of that, Happy Independence Day to all of my wonderful American readers. I hope you are

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Wild Fact #593 – Moth Collectors Beware! – Sidewinder

Wild Fact #593 – Moth Collectors Beware! – Sidewinder

To celebrate the middle of the week, I am going back to the documentary on some of the deadliest animals.  What?  Everyone loves learning about the animals that can kill us, right? Today we are looking for a little reptile called the Sidewinder, which is a venomous pit-viper.  I know,

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Wild Fact #715 – All About the Eyes – Eyelash Viper

Wild Fact #715 – All About the Eyes – Eyelash Viper

I hope everyone enjoyed last weeks edition of Wild Facts where we discussed various animals that have become extinct for one reason or another.  Today we are going to go back to learning about animals that are still roaming this wild earth.  Monday’s Wild Fact was chosen as a result

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Wild Fact #757 – The Big Squeeze – Burmese Python

Wild Fact #757 – The Big Squeeze – Burmese Python

Well Wild Fact followers, I made it back after an incredible adventure flying around Kluane National Park. If you enjoy hiking, camping and just being around nature than I highly suggest taking a trip up to the Yukon to check out this National treasure.  I am done promoting the beautiful

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Wild Fact #822 – Don’t Mess with this Viper – Russell’s Viper

Wild Fact #822 – Don’t Mess with this Viper – Russell’s Viper

We can’t have a week of Wild Facts dedicated to the venomous creatures of earth and not talk about a snake.  Today we are going to look at the Russell’s Viper, which could be one of the most deadly snakes in the world. The worst part is it has a

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Wild Fact #909 – Life at Sea – Pelagic Sea Snake

Wild Fact #909 – Life at Sea – Pelagic Sea Snake

We will continue with the Galapagos Island theme today. This time we are going to head to the waters surrounding the famous islands. The pelagic sea snake (also referred to as the Yellow-Bellied Sea Snake) is an interesting animal that spends almost all of its time at sea.  In fact,

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