Wild Times Archive

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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1628566686398{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"]There are two types of elephants in the world - Asian elephants and African elephants. Asian elephants, found in many parts of Southeast Asia, are smaller and can be identified...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1627406956673{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"]The Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep is the provincial mammal of Alberta. They are named for their large curved horns. Both males and females have horns, which continue to grow throughout...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1625872753411{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"]Canada lynx are a medium-sized cat with distinct long ear tufts, flared facial hair, and a black-tipped, bobbed tail. Canada lynx are part of the Species Survival Plan (SSP). In...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1571175870781{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"] When it comes to being sluggish, sloths win the prize! They are the slowest mammals in the world, traveling on average 37 metres (41 yards) a day! In fact, they...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1569359580402{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"] Amur tigers - also known as Siberian tigers - are the largest cats in the world. They are found in a northern climate that is far harsher than that of...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1568155079204{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"] Bactrian camels are famous for having two humps instead of one. Contrary to popular belief, these humps don’t store water. Instead, the humps store fat, which the camel’s body can...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1566836724471{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"] Takins, considered to be a Chinese national treasure, are large, muscular mammals covered with thick hair and bearing crescent-shaped horns. Sometimes called goat antelopes, these animals look like a cross...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1564760490036{margin-top: -50px !important;}"] Known for being incredibly intelligent, the Kea is the world’s only alpine parrot. In the wild, they are found only in the mountains of South Island, New Zealand. Kea like to frolic in the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1558731267219{margin-top: -50px !important;}"] Red pandas are some of the Edmonton Valley Zoo’s most popular residents! Between their adorable faces, rusty red coats, and bushy tails, it’s easy to see how they enchant thousands of zoo visitors each...