It's Sea Otter Awareness Week! These large, endangered weasels were once hunted for their dense fur which can have nearly one million hairs per square inch. Their role as predators of urchins makes them keystone species in kelp forests!

The stoat, also known as the short-tailed weasel, is nominated among the 100 "world\'s worst invasive species"

Snow leopards first reproduce at around two and a half years old. Usually two or three cubs are born in spring or early summer in a well-concealed den lined with the mother's fur.

The only bird in the world with external nostrils at the tip of its long beak! The Kiwi!

My spoiled girl went to wake up my husband and me to make her breakfast, she is very spoiled

Unlike horns, antlers are made from bone. Growing so much bone so quickly is resource intensive and is considered an honest signal of fitness during sexual selection. The skin (velvet) falls off once the bone is finished growing.

Pugs were popular at European courts, and reportedly become the official dog of the House of Orange in 1572 after a Pug named Pompey saved the life of the Prince of Orange by alerting him to the approach of assassins

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