The Dodo Bird

The dodo bird inhabited the Indian Ocean island called Mauritius. There it lived for undisturbed for a very long period of time so it lost its ability and need to fly. These birds nested and lived on the ground and used fruits that had fallen from trees as a main source of food. As the […]

Cats in Ancient Egypt

In the previous article about cats in Ancient Egypt we talked about general cat history and how they were domesticated by ancient Egyptians. In this one we’ll look upon some Gods that were associated with cats, general status of cats in Ancient Egypt and their burial procedure. Gods associated with Cats Bast was the most famous […]

Reptiles, History and About

This is our second article on reptile history. In the first one we covered some basics about reptiles and a couple of their characterization features. In this article we’ll talk about few more of these features and hopefully help you getting to know your reptile pet better. Reptiles characterization features The Amniote Egg Early reptiles would […]

Cats in Ancient Egypt

The ancient Egyptians associated many of the animals that shared their world with deities or positive human characteristics and were very respectful towards them. However, cats were held in such esteem like no other animal. They were closely connected to a number of goddesses and gods. Cats were even considered to be demi-gods in their […]

Reptiles, History and About

Reptiles are a group of tetrapod animals comprising today’s lizards, snakes, turtles, crocodillians, tuatara and their extinct relatives. The study of these reptile groups is called herpetology. Birds are often included as a reptile sub-group by modern scientists. This relies on the fact that crocodillians have more closely relation with birds than they have with […]