A liger is said to be a hybrid-cat and born from the mating of a male lion and a tigress. Though ligers have parents of different species, they are the world’s biggest cat. They are quite larger in size than their parents. A liger is one lucky breed that has both the strength of a lion and the amazing speed of a tiger. Also, liger is a very unique animal, as the sex of two different species of parents makes it a Liger.
A Chinchilla is a type of rodent known as crepuscular. It is a bit bigger in size than a regular squirrel. Chinchillas are said to be from the Andes Mountains, which are located in South America. They live in a colony. According to history, chinchillas were found in some parts of Bolivia, Argentina, and Chile. Presently their colonies in the jungle are found only in Chile. Chinchillas are also linked to ‘viscachas’, as they all form the family of the ‘Chinchillidae’
Wombat belongs to the group of marsupials and can be found in the coastal regions of South-Eastern Australia and the islands surrounding it. Wombats prefer to live in open grasslands and eucalyptus forests. The species of wombat is divided into two categories- hairy-nosed wombats and bare-nosed wombats. These animals are considered as pests in some parts of Australia, as they ruin their crops and fences. To protect their agricultural land, farmers often kill these animals. Habitat loss is another threat to these animals that is making them almost extinct in this region.
Sloths are mammals found in South and Central America. They hang to the tree branches with their long claws. They survive on leaves. Their long claws make it difficult for them to walk on the ground. Hence, they spend a lot of time on trees. There are two kinds of sloths: Two-toed and three-toed. They share most of the features buy vary in size.
Hamsters belong to Cricetinae subfamily and are rodents. These have become quite popular pets as these can be bred easily and easy to groom. These are employed in laboratories often. In wild, these prefer remaining underground in order to avoid being hunted by the predators. These feed on insects, fruits and seeds. These have cheek pouches in which they carry food to their burrows.
The Pekingese is the most ancient and royal breed which has its origin in China. This breed has enjoyed royalty in Chinese Imperial Court. Since years the Pekingese has been a good lap dog and companion dog.
The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is one of the Welsh Corgi breeds which has its origin in Pembrokeshire, Wales. This belongs to a herding dog breed as it is once a herd dog and now it has become a good companion dog.
The Pomeranian is a popular breed since years which is originated in Europe. The name Pomeranian is derived from Pomerania region in Europe. This is a Spitz type dog that belongs to toy breed group in kennel club.
The Russian Spaniel is the first Spaniel breed recognized in Soviet Union after World War II. This is similar to English Cocker Spaniel in physical appearance but there is a little difference. This is a popular breed in Russia which is originally bred for hunting.
The Scottish Terrier is one of the Terrier Breeds that has its native from Scotland, United Kingdom. They are also known as “Aberdeen Terrier” and popularly known as “Scottie”. They are independent and friendly companion to the people.