The komodo dragon, Varanus komodoensis, is the biggest lizard in the world.
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May is International Respect for Chickens Month. Unlike other livestock, chickens are not protected by the government from unnecessary suffering.
The golden eagle is a highly protected wild bird and a cousin of the U.S. national animal, the bald eagle.
Vegan life, as seen by Emilia Hemingway, age 9.
The markhor has beautiful, twirled horns that can reach up to 60 inches in length. Learn more about this unique creature.
There are more than 1,000 different kinds of sea anemones.
Olive baboons have yellow-brown fur with bare face, hands, feet and bums.
Known as the king of all snakes, the anaconda is one of the largest snakes in the world with a terrifying reputation.
The sun bear is the smallest of all the bear species. They live in several Southeast Asian countries, including Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia and Burma.