Check out these cute little guys: A few days ago it was announced that not only were these unique little guys a new species but a whole new genus called Hyorhinomys stuempkei. 5 of them were discovered back in January by a team of Australian, Indonesian and American researchers on Sulawesi island in South East … More Meet The Hog-Nosed Shrew Rat!
This Saturday my awesome friend (and next door neighbour!) Chris took me on a day trip – he told me nothing other than to bring a camera and be awake. I may have initially struggled with the being awake but I did bring a camera (admittedly the wrong one… I could have done with my … More Day Trip: Cotswold Wildlife Park
Quick Facts Class: Mammalia Order: Rodentia Conservation Status: Near Threatened Found: Argentina Other Names: Patagonian Cavy, Patagonian Hare or Dillaby Weirdest Features: They look a little like a cross between a rabbit, dog and deer but they’re actually rodents! Plus they can run at speeds of up to 35mph! How They Look Patagonian Mara’s are the third largest … More Patagonian Mara