Vampire Bat Facts

Vampire Bat Facts

The eating habits of the blood-sucking vampire bat have caused it to become famous in folklore and legends. Here, as part of our Rainforest Animals section, we’ll be separating vampire bat facts from the myths.

Read on for an in-depth look at these fascinating mammals. (Don’t watch the video if you’re squeamish!)

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Echidna Facts

Echidna Facts

The echidna is a spiny, ant-eating animal that lives in Australia and New Guinea. What makes echidnas really special is that they are egg-laying mammals! This page contains information on the echidna and a list of echidna facts for kids.

Let’s learn more about this amazing animal.

This article is part of the Active Wild Australian Animals series.

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Jaguar Facts For Kids

Jaguar Facts For Kids

This page contains information about jaguars, and includes a list of jaguar facts for kids. This article is part of our Rainforest Animals series.

The jaguar’s size, strength and expert hunting ability means that it’s an apex predator in the rainforests of South and Central America. Read on to find out more about this deadly rainforest cat…

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African Wild Dog Facts

African Wild Dog Facts

The African wild dog is an predatory mammal that lives in Africa. It is a social animal, and lives in packs (groups). African wild dogs are members of the Canidae family, which means that they’re related to your pet dog! Read on for more African wild dogs facts …

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Amur Leopard Facts

Amur Leopard Facts

This page contains information about the Amur Leopard. Find out all about this critically endangered creature, then read a list of Amur leopard facts at the end of the article.

Amur leopards are a critically endangered subspecies of leopard. In fact, they are probably the most endangered of all big cats. It is estimated that there are only around 70 Amur leopards left in the wild. This beautiful animal, with its distinctive dark spots, lives in the cold, easternmost parts of Russia and China. Read on for more Amur leopard facts…

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Snow Leopard Facts For Kids

Snow Leopard Facts For Kids

Snow Leopards are big cats that live in central and south Asia. These beautiful animals are endangered due to habitat loss and hunting. This page contains information, pictures and a list of snow leopard facts for kids.

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