Because groundhogs are easily frightened, they tend to avoid humans and other wildlife. Whenever other species approach, they will let out a loud whistle to warn their fellow creatures of the danger. Amusingly, this groundhog's expression resembles that of a startled human!
Does this picture make your heart melt? As a nocturnal and crepuscular animal, the red panda sleeps during the day and becomes active after the sun goes down. Unfortunately, such a mild-mannered and adorable creature is shrinking in considerable numbers due to deforestation.
The Venezuelan poodle moth was firstly discovered in Venezuela in 2009. Resembling a moth and a poodle, this creature is truly one of a kind. It looks like a mythical creature from a fairytale!
Don't worry, animal lovers. The flamingo wasn't harmed in this picture. It was collected by the Fundashon Dier en Onderwijs Caribbean, whose initiative was to help rehabilitate severely injured flamingos in the wild. The cozy socks were to heal their foot lesions.
Here the photographer has worked his magic and captured the mysterious beauty of the sea. Are you blown away by the visuals of this well-shot photo?
We stand in awe of the majestic power displayed in this symmetrically structured photo! The bald eagle has a wingspan ranging from 1.8 to 2.3 meters. It's the symbol of courage, freedom, and immortality.
While the young pumas are having fun, their mother is on the lookout for anything that might seek to harm her children. Do you see the fierceness and determination in her eyes?
Bryde's whales eat 1,320 to 1,450 pounds of food a day. They feed on a variety of fish, including sardines, mackerel, and pilchards.
When the breeding season arrives, flamingos perform their courtship rituals. They dance in collective groups, rub secretion onto their neck, breast, and back in an attempt to appear more attractive.
It looks like the bees are taking a little breather during a hectic day!
Once the cubs reach 2 or 3 years old, they'll be forced out of their tribe to start a life on their own. Cruel as it seems, the young lions find a way to cope. They bond with other nomads to build an alliance.
Despite its prickly spikes, this adorable creature is a popular pet. Make sure you handle a hedgehog with great care, so that it feels secure and calm.
Unlike captive rabbits, wild rabbits have strong hind legs which enable them to leap great distances. Moreover, they can jump over 2 ft (0.6m) high.
Dall Sheep inhabit the rugged alpine regions of Alaska. With their white furry coats, they can blend right into the snow.
In this photo, thousands of penguins huddle together to share their body warmth. Does it look like a large group of people saying their prayers?
Elephant families usually walk in a line while migrating, with the matriarch in the lead and the calves in the middle. In this way, the young family members can be better protected from danger.
Due to human expansion in South Africa, the gemsboks' habitat has swiftly declined in the last century. Wandering in the vast desert, this poor gemsbok in the photo may never find its way home again.
The light bursting through the seaweed reached every corner of the deep ocean. Even the sea lion stopped to take in the majestic view!
This photo reminds us of Alfred Tennyson's poem The Eagle. "Ring'd with the azure world, he stands." How can we not be impressed with the majestic strength of the eagle?
To end on a lighter note, here's a photo of a funny-looking giraffe!