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Top 5: Miniature animals

You can call them pygmy, miniature or dwarf animals, but no matter how small they are, tiny creatures make our hearts swell to new proportions.

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5 Facts about axolotls

Here are five reasons why the axolotl should be your new favourite animal

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5 Reasons to love a sloth

    Reason 1 -They’d never let you out of their sight There are six different species of sloth, but generally the family is divided up into two-toed sloths and three-toed sloths. They’re slightly different in their behaviour, but what’s … Continued

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Visayan warty piglets are adorable

Twin Visayan warty pigs – a species listed by conservationists as critically endangered – have made their debut at Chester Zoo.

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Top 5 most bizarre animals

Welcome to the animal kingdom, where nothing is what it seems and everything wants to kill you. It’s a weird and wonderful place, because animals sometimes find the most incredible ways to ensure their survival. In this video, we explore … Continued

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22 of the best goat GIFs out there

Goats are great. Domestic or wild, they’re sure to put a smile on your face. In the latest issue we’ve got 20 fantastic facts about goats, so here’s one better – 22 fantastic goat GIFs. If you haven’t seen our latest … Continued

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How to make an insect hotel – video

It’s the perfect time of year to get creative in your garden. We’ve made this short video showing step by step how to make an insect hotel.

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Zookeepers give helping hand to exotic starling chicks

Bird keepers at Chester Zoo have provided around-the-clock care to six exotic starling chicks. The tiny grosbeak starlings, which are native to Indonesia, have been successfully hand-reared after being fed a combination of pinky mouse and papaya every few hours … Continued

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See the cartwheeling spider

Meet the cartwheeling spider, otherwise known as Cebrennus rechenbergi Wheeeeeeeeeeeeee! Native to Morocco, this nocturnal spider cartwheels across the desert in a display of skilled gymnastic ability. It is the only species of spider known to move in such a … Continued

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How to make a butterfly feeder

Butterflies are the iconic insects of summer and this guide will teach you how to attract winged beauties to your garden

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Introducing Darwin’s rhea

Get familiar with a bird you might have never heard of before and watch the fluffy chicks explore the world for the first time

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Chimpanzee VS drone: WATCH

When a film crew at Royal Burgers’ Zoo in Arnham, Netherlands deployed a drone over the chimp enclosure they had no idea what they were about to capture

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