Spotted Hyenas – Predator Facts

Hyena

Hyenas live throughout Africa, the Middle East and India. Although hyenas are known as scavengers, their species is one of the most skillful and accomplished carnivores. Spotted hyenas are the largest and most common in Africa. Their habitat is very diverse – deserts, shrubs, forests throughout sub-Saharan Africa, with the exception of the extreme south […]

Common otter facts

european otter

The otter is a semi-aquatic predatory mammal from the Mustelidae family that has several varieties. Otters are a widespread species – the common otter that lives throughout Eurasia. Other otter species live in Africa, the Americas, and Southeast Asia. Otters are unique, cute and playful creatures with the characteristic appearance of animals that spend a […]

Fearless Wolverine facts

Wolverine is a weasel predator. One of the largest in the family, along with the badger, sea otter and otter. In appearance, the wolverine is very similar to the brown bear, only of a smaller size. Wolverine is so brave that it attacks even an exhausted elk or reindeer, which are several times larger. Appearance […]

Polar Bear Facts

Polar Bear

The polar bear (Ursus maritimus “sea bear”) belongs to the class of mammals, the order of predators, the suborder of canine animals, the bear family, the genus of bears. It is believed that polar bears evolved from brown bears in the course of evolution and adaptation to the northern polar latitudes. Polar bear (adult male) […]