Horse Photos

The horse is a hoofed mammal, a subspecies of one of seven extant species of the family Equidae. The horse has evolved over the past 45 to 55 million years from a small multi-toed creature into the large, single-toed animal of today. Humans began to domesticate horses around 4000 BC, and their domestication is believed […]

Endangered animal polar bear

Polar Bear photos, Arctic wildlife. The polar bear is a bear native to the Arctic Ocean and its surrounding seas. The world’s largest carnivore found on land, a title it shares with the Kodiak Bear, an adult male weighs around 400–680 kg (880–1,500 lb), while an adult female is about half that size. The IUCN […]

Sheep pictures

Sheep are quadrupedal, ruminant mammals typically kept as livestock. Sheep are most likely descended from the wild mouflon of Europe and Asia. One of the earliest animals to be domesticated for agricultural purposes, sheep are raised for fleece, meat and milk. Sheep husbandry is practised throughout the majority of the inhabited world, and has been […]