34 Interesting Facts about Yaks

34 Interesting Facts about Yaks

Yak Facts   Yak Geography The yak (Bos grunniens and Bos mutus) is a long-haired bovine herd animal, related to Asian Water Buffalo, African Buffalo and American Bison. Over 90% of the world’s yak population of nearly 15 million lives on the Tibetan Plateau in the Himalaya region of south Central Asia, and as far … Read more

Amazing Facts about the Giraffe Weevil

Giraffe Weevil

Giraffe Weevil Facts The giraffe weevil (Trachelophorus giraffa) is a form of beetle native to Madagascar, only recently discovered in 2008. The only other known giraffe weevil is found in New Zealand. The neck of the male giraffe weevil is typically  2 to 3 times longer than that of the female. The total body length … Read more

Pet owners be aware of the label. Beef smell like chicken? It probably is

Pet owners be aware of the label

Pet food labels may not reveal everything Guest Writer Think your cat is the best fed feline on the street? Think again. A study by the University of Nottingham has revealed that many of the most popular pet food manufacturer’s products contain large quantities of meat not listed on the label. Not only does the … Read more