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Top 10 Largest Snakes in the World

With over 3,000 species spanning six continents, snakes are creatures often synonymous with terror. Whilst this unfounded in several cases, the great diversity of snakes goes hand-in-hand with a great…

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Top 10 Ugliest Animals In The World

We only looked at them just to compile this list. These animals do not inspire awe, in fact, they are downright repulsive to the sensibilities. Here are the top 10…

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Top 10 Weirdest Pets In The World

If you are thinking of getting a pet for yourself or the kids but find dogs to average and goldfish just plain boring, maybe you should look at this list…

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Top 10 Children Raised By Animals

The idea that children can be raised by animals and even take on some of their characteristics has fascinated people for thousands of years. From Tarzan to Mowgli, many stories…

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Top 10 Amazing Animal Whisperers

Many people have a calling in their life whether it is to be a doctor, a parent, a car washer or a fitness trainer. We all have something inside us…

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Top 10 Famous Animals

10. Laika the Space Dog Laika was originally a stray dog, found roaming in the streets of Moscow, who was one of three trained for the space mission. The name…

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Top 10 Weirdest Fish In The Oceans

It’s been said that man knows less about what lies beneath the surface of Earth’s oceans than he does about outer space and, when you take a look at some…

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Top 10 Animals with longest Gestation Period

The term ‘gestation period’ refers to the time span it takes for a fetus to develop inside its mother’s womb, beginning with fertilization and ending at birth. In the case…

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Top 10 Most Deadly Insects in the World

Insects are among the most diverse groups of animals on the planet, including more than a million described species and representing more than half of all known living organisms. The…

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Top 10 Famous Hollywood Dogs

Over the course of Hollywood’s history, dogs have featured in a huge number of films with many making a huge name for themselves and often receiving their own salary. Here…

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Top 10 Famous Animated Dogs From TV and Movies

Man’s best friend has taken many forms thanks to an army of dog-loving animators, but who is the ultimate? We count down the top 10 for you here. 10. Odie…

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Top 10 Largest Crocodiles In The World

It’s hardly surprising that people are afraid of the crocodile. The crocodile is a reptilian predator that’s been around for 83.5 million years. It’s also one of the worst man-eaters…

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Top 10 Largest Birds In The World

Giraffes are the tallest animals on land, whales are the largest animal in the sea. Let’s look to the skies for the largest birds. But wait, most of these birds…

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Top 10 Scientific Reasons Dogs Are Better Than Cats

Whether a dog-lover or a cat-lover, most people believe that their preferred pet is superior than the other. There are, however, many scientific reasons why dogs are better than cats.…

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Top 10 Most Popular Dog Breeds in the USA

There are several remarkable dog breeds in existence, but only a selected few could make the top 10 list. See whether these breeds are the same ones that would make…

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Top 10 Weirdest Looking Dog Breeds

We will not say the following ten dog breeds are ugly, but they are pretty weird looking aren’t they? 10. Löwchen An energetic, affectionate, healthy breed, Löwchens were favoured by…

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Top 10 Fastest Birds in the World

Until quite recently, the flying speeds of which birds are capable were largely a matter of speculation. Modern technology, such as radar and high-speed cameras, has enabled measurements to be…

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Top 10 Most Beneficial Animals (to Humans)

10. Pigeons photo: Bundesarchiv, Bild 183-R01996 / CC-BY-SA While the pigeon post has mainly fallen out of favour with the advent of satellite and radio transmission, it was of great…

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Top 10 Most Extreme Creatures in the Animal Kingdom

10. Ostrich – Biggest and Fastest Land Bird photo: A. Kniesel / Wikicommons Despite its inability to fly, the ostrich is in little danger from predators. Not only can these…

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Top 10 Weird Insect Facts

10. Most Muscular! photo: Lilly M / Wikicommons You may be shocked to learn that most insects have more muscles than humans! We have a mere 639 muscles, while insects…

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Top 10 Most Extreme Creatures

10. Ostrich – Biggest and Fastest Land Bird photo: A. Kniesel / Wikicommons Despite its inability to fly, the ostrich is in little danger from predators. Not only can these…