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Mammal Monday – Un-Bear-ably Adorable!

Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this species here.


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Mammal Monday – Say Ahhhh!

Common Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Mammal Monday – So Long, Solenodon?

Hispaniolan Solenodon (Solenodon paradoxus)Image from Wikimedia Commons The Hispaniolan Solenodon is one of several endangered mammal species that have been featured on Mammal Monday.


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Mammal Monday – Orca’strator

Killer Whale (Orcinus orca)Image from Wikimedia Commons Listen to the call of the Killer Whale. Read more about this species here.


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Mammal Monday – The Nose Knows

Saiga Antelope (Saiga tatarica)Image from Wikimedia Commons The Saiga Antelope is a very curious looking mammal, known for its extremely unusual and flexible nose. The internal structure of the Saiga Antelope’s nose consists of a network of bones, hairs, and … Keep Reading


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Mammal Monday – You Go, Colugo!

Sunda Flying Lemur (Galeopterus variegatus)Image from Wikimedia Commons The Sunda Flying Lemur is also known as the “Colugo.” The video below demonstrates this species’ unique abilities.


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Mammal Monday – Walking Whale

Walking Whale (Ambulocetus natans)Images from Wikimedia Commons Ambulocetus is one of the hypothetical terrestrial ancestors of modern whales. Below is a video that gives a clear picture of what life was like when Ambulocetus walked the earth:


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Mammal Monday – Pink Fairy Armadillo

Pink Fairy Armadillo (Chlamyphorus truncatus)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this species here.


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Mammal Monday – Certified Weird

Tufted Deer (Elaphodus cephalophus)Image from Wikimedia Commons The Tufted Deer is certified weird by


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Mammal Monday – Treehog?

Woodchuck or Groundhog (Marmota monax)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Mammal Monday – Looking Sharp

Western European Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this species here.


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Mammal Monday – Don’t Worry. I Goat Your Back.

Markhor (Capra falconeri)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Mammal Monday – Take It To the Bank

Bank Vole (Clethrionomys glareolus)Image from Wikimedia Commons Did you know? The bank vole lives in woodland areas in Europe and Asia. Predators such as owls, foxes, and weasels take their toll on bank vole populations throughout the year. This may … Keep Reading


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Mammal Monday – Brrrrrr!

Wooly Mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Mammal Monday – Holiday “Horn”-aments

Caribou or Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this species here.


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