Spot the Snow Leopard

November 24, 2017

Spot the Snow Leopard  

Glass Frogs Don’t Crack

September 5, 2017

The glass Frog is an amazing sign to see with most species almost blending entirely into the background of their surroundings. This isn’t due to any type of exterior camouflage or pigments that change depending on where they are. this is due to a complete lack of pigment. Light shines through their tiny little bodies…

What’s so Silky about this Anteater?

August 25, 2017

It looks like something Jim Henson thought up with its large eyes, odd proportions and stuffed animal like qualities. But the one quality that this unreal looking animal has on Mr, Henson’s creations is that it’s actually real and you can find it lurking in the South American Rainforest. The Silky anteater (Cyclopes didactylus) though isn’t the…

Holy Numbat!

August 21, 2017

#Numbaty if you are playing along. (Both zoo and wild encounters will count) Join “The Daily Explorer” to play along. If you are lucky enough to see a numbat in the wild. for the love of everything good…Take a picture! Because as you can see by the amazing map we have here, located within the…

What’s a free tailed bat anyway?

August 20, 2017

Well, let me tell you the complex reason for the name, “free-tailed”. It’s because of a tiny section of tail that sticks out from the rest of the body, not connected by the typical webbed skin bats use to fly. Ok not so complex, but with over 100 different species of Free-tailed bats, this little adaptation must…

Sparrows of the World

August 19, 2017

Sparrows (Passeridae) can be found almost at every corner of the globe. And Thus with this challenge, it should be easy to find more than one species right in your own back yard. Now for a few fun facts: Sparrow is a very small bird. It can reach 4 to 8 inches in length and…

Tuatara challenge!

August 18, 2017

The Tuatara is the closest thing we have to a living dinosaur on this planet today, they are extremely rare, found only in New Zeland and are difficult to find even when you are in New Zeland. Yes, The impossible animal challenge..or is it? Many zoos around the world have them in their collections, and why not?…

Daily Wildlife Challenge: Squirrel!

August 16, 2017

This world wide common critter might just be too easy of a find. But with all its defense tactics (of hiding behind trees), it might be more difficult than you think to snap a quick pic. Be the first to Encounter this tiny ball of fur and you will be forever immortalized as the one the…

Daily Animal Challenge: Keel-billed Toucan

August 15, 2017

Search Wildly Is happy to begin the daily animal Challange. We will be challenging all users to be the first to take a unique photograph and post an encounter of this species.  Bragging rights as the best wildlife explorer is not an easy title to come by these days, so here is your chance.  The rules…