The Jaguar (Panthera onca) is considered the largest cat in the Americas and ranges from the south western US to Argentina. There is much colour variation in jaguars, but in general, they are a tawny golden ..
The Brazilian Lowland is known as the Tapir or ‘Bush Cow’ in Guyana. They have an even brownish-grey colour and are the largest forest mammal. They are known to be very silent creatures until they’ve ..
The majority of this bird species which is said to be of the family Trochilidae have been sighted in tropical Central and South America. It is said that the name of the Humming Bird derives from the characteristic ..
Fishermen, staffers of regulatory agencies, students of the University of Guyana and other stakeholders of the fisheries sector are currently engaged in a two-day workshop aimed at reducing bycatch of endangered ..
The black widow spider is not a rare creature. It belongs to the genus Latrodectus, in the family Theridiidae. This genus contains a total of 32 recognized species. However, the black widow spider is perhaps ..
Animal cruelty can fall under two categories, either neglect, or intentional cruelty. Neglect is basically the failure to provide adequate and necessary care for the animals. Examples of neglect would ..
What would you do if you came across this little guy scurrying around one evening? The chances of that might be very low, but don’t count yourself unlucky just yet. The Kinkajou, or honeybear as most ..