Explore Animals

 

From minibeasts to mammals - you'll find information on the UK's amazing animal life here. You can also read more about the e-newsletter's monthly feature creatures on the Beast of the Month page.

Animals

Mammals

Mammals

When dinosaurs roamed the earth, the very first mammals scurried around beneath their massive feet. Many went the way of... read more

 
Birds

Birds

If you want to spot wildlife, birds are a good place to start. They’re everywhere – every tree, pavement and rooftop... read more

 
Reptiles

Reptiles

Stealthily moving through the undergrowth, sneaking up on its prey, waiting to strike… And that’s just the TV... read more

 
Amphibians

Amphibians

Did you know that amphibian actually means ‘living a double life’? It’s really rather fitting as amphibians are... read more

 
Marine animals

Marine animals

From creatures like crabs and limpets that cling to the shore and scurry around rockpools, to the gigantic whales... read more

 
Minibeasts

Minibeasts

Are you afraid of spiders or terrified of centipedes? Do you hate scurrying woodlice and alien-looking earwigs? If so,... read more

 
Fish

Fish

Think of fish and an image of a deep blue ocean might spring to mind, full of fearsome sharks, super-fast swordfish and... read more