The Cutest Creatures on Earth Part 3: 40 More Adorable Facts



Tigers are carnivores but will eat fruits to aid and ease digestion.

2Male African Jacanas

Male African Jacanas

Male African Jacanas are also known as “Jesus Bird” because they carry their chicks in their wings.

3Maned wolf

Maned wolf

The maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) is the largest canid in South America. Its marks resemble that of foxes, but they are neither a fox nor a wolf. It is the only species of the genus Chrysocyon (which means “golden dog”). These wolves are also commonly mistaken for “El Chupacabra.”



Pangolins are the only mammal with keratin scales. They are nocturnal, and they eat mainly ants and termites. They are the most trafficked mammal in the world, feeding the market for pseudoscience products. All eight species of pangolin are either vulnerable, threatened, or critically endangered. 

5Caracal kittens

Caracal kittens

The ears of caracal kittens do not become active until the third or fourth week after birth.

6Marine iguanas

Marine iguanas

Marine iguanas have a mutualistic relationship with lava lizards, as the lizards often scurry over them to hunt flies. As the iguanas are herbivores, they rely on the lizards to remove the flies.

7Hazel Dormice

Hazel Dormice

Hazel Dormice spend a large proportion of their lives sleeping - either hibernating in nests on the ground in winter, or in a state of torpor (curls up into a ball and sleep) in summer. They are also nocturnal on top of it all. You can also hear them snore. 

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8Baby giraffes

Baby giraffes

Due to the height of their mother's, baby giraffes endure a 5-6 feet drop straight to the ground when they are born.

9Sea Otters

Sea Otters

Sea Otters' lung capacity is about 2.5 times greater than that of similar-sized land mammals, making its body highly buoyant in water. 

10Blunt head tree snake

Blunt head tree snake

The eyes of the blunt head tree snake make up approximately 26% of its head. 

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