Category Archives: Wildville

WILDVILLE – FEBRUARY 2017

Animals and How They Prewarn Us of Extreme Weather

Without things like satellites and radar forecasting natural disasters is difficult at best. Earthquakes and tsunamis seem to come out of nowhere, catching people unaware. It is different for animals, though. There are many stories of animals sensing bad weather and other disasters before humans do. […]

Wildville – Puerto Rican Parrot

The Puerto Rican parrot is a beautiful bird native to the islands of Puerto Rico. They are medium sized parrots and absolutely gorgeous birds. Most of their feathers are shades of emerald green with bright blue undersides. Their foreheads are a bright red, and they have white rings around their dark eyes.
In 1968, […]

Wildville – Dog Breeds

DOG BREEDS

Like people, animals are different, too. For example,
there are so many different breeds of dogs in the world that
sometimes it can be hard to believe they are the same species.
They can have different physical traits that are obvious to
see like size, color, hair type and […]

Wildville – Dog Breeds

DOG BREEDS

Like people, animals are different, too. For example,
there are so many different breeds of dogs in the world that
sometimes it can be hard to believe they are the same species.
They can have different physical traits that are obvious to
see like size, color, hair type and […]

Mules That Hauled Canons In The War

A mule is known as a hybrid, which is a fancy way of saying an animal or plant produced from two animals or plants of different kinds. A mule is a mix between a male donkey and a female horse. Mules have been bred by humans for centuries because mules are stronger than horses and […]

Wildville – Service Animals

Animals can do a lot more than look adorable. They also have very important jobs helping people live their lives. Animals that are trained to help people are called service animals. There are several types of service animals. Service dogs are trained to help people with physical disabilities, like helping blind people walk safely around the city. Emotional […]

Deathstalker Scorpions

Deathstalker scorpions are an ancient and dangerous species of arachnids. They have been able to survive as a species for so long because they
are successful and efficient hunters. Their ability to survive is important because their natural habitat is in the deserts like the Sahara Desert. To avoid
the incredible heat of […]

Resplendent Quetzal

The resplendent quetzal is the national bird of Guatemala. It is also considered one of the most beautiful birds in the world. Both the male and the female are brightly colored. The male has a ruby red breast and an emerald green back and head and a long tail. The female has a brown or […]

European Adder

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Viperidae
Subfamily: Viperinae
Genus: Vipera
Species: V. berus

The European adder is the only venomous snake in Britain. Even though its bite is very dangerous, adders are one of the […]

Beluga Sturgeons

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order Acipenseriformes
Family: Acipenseridae
Genus: Huso
Species: H. huso

Sturgeon is a name for a type of fish that is part of the Acipenseridae family. There are 27 species that fit into this category and sturgeons can be found all over the world. […]