There are 206 items filed under fascinating fauna.

Brighton, England

The Booth Museum of Natural History

The natural history museum displaying the British bird collections and dioramas of Edward Booth, free of charge
20 Aug 2013
Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Trentham Monkey Forest

An open air haven for tropical monkeys in the damp moors of the English country
04 Aug 2013
Unterseen, Switzerland

Naturhistorisches Museum

Natural history museum displaying a famous taxidermied St. Bernard
28 Jul 2013
Detroit, MI

Fallow Deer at the Belle Isle Nature Zoo

Rare deer species in captivity on the island over which they used to run free
26 Jul 2013
Monaco, Monaco

Oceanographic Museum

Museum celebrating the ocean, with the largest wunderkammer dedicated to sea exploration
25 Jul 2013
Berlin, Maryland

Assateague Island

Wild beach ponies who go for a swim each year, and the legend of a buried 18th century ship
18 Jul 2013
Greater London, England

Hackney City Farm

A flourishing garden with pigs, donkeys, goats, rabbits, guinea pigs, chickens, ducks, and sheep
17 Jul 2013
Williamstown, Vermont

Knight's Spider Web Farm

The "original web site," this farm in Northern Vermont encourages orb-weaver spiders to build their daily webs, and then sells the preserved masterpieces
14 Jul 2013

Nurse Sharks of Compass Cay

They squeal, they nosh, they look like predators
01 Jul 2013
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital

The largest falcon hospital in the world, caring for over 6,000 feathered patients every year
01 Jul 2013
Bronx, New York

North Brother Island

Home to the worst loss of life in New York's history until September 11, 2001
01 Jul 2013
South Salem, New York

Wolf Conservation Center

Protecting the future of some of the rarest and most misunderstood mammals of North America
30 Jun 2013
Carlton, Australia

Phar Lap

Taxidermy of the racing horse with a huge heart, who inspired hope in the Depression
27 Jun 2013
Washington, District of Columbia

Sergeant Stubby

The most decorated dog of WWI is preserved in the Smithsonian for his heroism
26 Jun 2013
King William's Town, South Africa

Huberta the Hippo

Taxidermy of a famous hippo who spent three years walking over a thousand miles across South Africa
25 Jun 2013
Lanesville, New York

Kaaterskill Falls

A stunning, two-tiered waterfall made famous by poets, artists and the legend of a ghost dog, continues to rack up a death toll
23 Jun 2013
New York, New York

Roosevelt Island Cat Sanctuary

The abandoned felines of Roosevelt Island have a small army of allies and an abandoned hospital all to themselves
15 Jun 2013
Davis, California

Bohart Museum of Entomology

This museum boasts the ninth-largest collection of insects in North America
11 Jun 2013
Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Fireflies of the Great Smoky Mountains

For two weeks every June, fireflies in the Smoky Mountains perform an astonishing light show
09 Jun 2013
Kaputar, Australia

Giant Pinks Slugs of Mount Kaputar

The unique ecosystem atop an Australian mountain is home to some colorful inhabitants
04 Jun 2013
Hilversum, The Netherlands

Natuurbrug Zanderij Crailoo

The world's longest wildlife overpass provides Hilversum's critters with a safe alternative to trying their luck on the roadway
29 May 2013
Gans Bay, South Africa

Shark Cage Diving in Gansbaai

An odd little fishing town that is inundated by tourists looking to be locked up in a cage and attacked by great white sharks, because why not?
28 May 2013
Washington, District of Columbia

Cher Ami

A heroic pigeon that, through a barrage of gunfire, delivered a message that saved over 100 lives in World War I
26 May 2013
Montreal, Canada

Insectarium of Montreal

The biggest museum dedicated to insects in North America, one of the largest in the world
22 May 2013
Green Island, Australia

Marineland Melanesia

Home of the world's largest crocodile
21 May 2013
Solvang, California

OstrichLand USA

Get up close to emus and ostriches, or buy their tasty meat
14 May 2013
Cleveland, Ohio

Balto the Sled Dog

Heroic sled dog of the 1925 serum run preserved in taxidermy
12 May 2013
Bellerose, New York

Queens County Farm Museum

The oldest continually-operating farm in New York State
10 May 2013
Town Centre, England


A well-preserved 2nd century fort where moles are the archaeologists
09 May 2013
Sherrill, New York

Aqua Vita Farms

Central New York's first aquaponic farm
03 May 2013

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