Cassowaries are often called the most dangerous birds in the world. They have a dagger like claw on their inner toe. With a quick kick, they can slice open a predator.
Meerkats don't need to drink water, they get all the moisture they need from the roots and plants that they eat.
Orcas eat fish, squid, penguins, otters, turtles, seals and sea lions. They also hunt sharks and even other whales. Different orca populations seem to specialize the type of food they hunt.
You can tell if a snail is full grown by looking at the shell where it opens up to the rest of the body. If there is is a small lip on the shell, the snail is done growing.
by Mark Dumont
Arctic fox fur is considered the warmest fur of any mammal. It helps them withstand temperature of -58° Fahrenheit (-50° Celsius).
What has been your favorite Wildlife Wednesday animal so far? Any suggestions for future wildlife posts?