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Mammals

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African Elephant

LARGE AND IN CHARGE

Cheetah

Fastest land mammal

Lion

SAVANNA KING

Black RHINO

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GRAY WOLF

These wild dogs like to play!

MOUNTAIN GORILLA

The biggest male takes charge.

BLUE WHALE

THE EARTH'S LARGEST ANIMAL

HIPPOPOTAMUS

BORN UNDERWATER!

Polar Bear

They're strong swimmers.

Bottlenose Dolphin

They communicate with clicks.

KANGAROO

CAN LEAP 30 FEET!

Raccoon

They really love garbage.

Research Reptiles!

Get facts and watch videos about these cold-blooded creatures.

GILA MONSTER

EATS ONCE A YEAR!

NILE CROCODILE

ARMORED TANK

King Cobra

A snake with bite!

BOA CONSTRICTOR

SQUEEZE PREY

Hairy Frogfish

Spines help this fish hide.

Stingray

Their tails have venom!

Red-Bellied Piranha

Mean—or just misunderstood?

Seahorse

LOOKS LIKE A TINY HORSE!

Find out about Fish!

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