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Pets, Animals And Pets

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Pets, Animals And Pets

Siamese Cat, Pets, Animals And Pets

Pets, Animals And Pets

Pets, Animals And Pets

Kiwi, New Zealand, Animals, Animales, Animaux, Animal, Animais

all sorts of the lovliest fluffy white chicklings just dying to be held and loved on! [Manukura is the first all-white kiwi to be born in captivity. Manukura recently underwent a small operation to remove stones from her gizzard]

The Secretarybird has traditionally been admired in Africa for its striking appearance and ability to deal with pests and snakes. Africans sometimes call it the Devil's Horse. As such it has often not been disturbed, although this is changing as traditional observances have declined. The Secretarybird is the national emblem of Sudan as well as a prominent feature on the Coat of arms of South Africa. - Wikipedia

The Secretarybird is a very large, mostly terrestrial bird of prey endemic to Africa. It is usually found in the open grasslands and savannah of the sub-Saharan region. It's the national emblem of Sudan, and also is a prominent feature on the Coat of arms