Tag: monkey

  • It’s a Balancing Act

    Maintaining one’s balance requires skill and co-ordination, something which these animals are certainly not lacking. From teetering on mountain-sides, to balancing on one limb, to stretching across a void, these amazing animals are certainly showing us how it’s done!

  • Airtime

    The main reason animals appear to jump is in order to move faster, and unfortunately not for fun! Some animals, such as the kangaroo, frog, and gerbil have all evolved specifically for maximum hopping power; and the springtail’s jump is unbelievably the equivalent of leaping the Eiffel Tower!

  • Swingers…

    Swings, slides, seesaws, merry-go-rounds…it brings back memories. Some of you would even have the pleasure of introducing your own offspring to the joys of a playground. The owners of these pets have taken it that one step further, and their “fur babies” don’t seem to mind in the slightest!

  • Marmosets & Tamarins pt 2

    How utterly divine are these little fluffballs? Marmosets and Tamarins are both New World Monkeys, a group of 5 families of small to mid-sized primates. Tamarins range in size from 13-30cm, and most Marmosets are around 20cm. They differ in that Tamarins primarily have lower canine teeth that are clearly longer than their incisors. So […]

  • Marmosets & Tamarins pt 1

    How utterly divine are these little fluffballs? Marmosets and Tamarins are both New World Monkeys, a group of 5 families of small to mid-sized primates. Tamarins range in size from 13-30cm, and most Marmosets are around 20cm. They differ in that Tamarins primarily have lower canine teeth that are clearly longer than their incisors. So […]

  • Elevated Stretching

    The discipline of Yoga has become increasingly popular over the past decade of so, and it’s little wonder with the hectic pace of today’s lifestyles. This physical, spiritual, and mental practice is a fantastic way to improve your well-being, and these cuties seem to recognise the benefits too.

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    Pass the Spoon?

    Ok, so ‘Spooning’ has nothing to do with using utensils, but rather has everything to do with some of the best cuddles you’ll ever have. It’s incredibly comforting having your loved one snuggle up to you from behind and embrace you with their whole body, and these animals are certainly in agreement.

  • Mirror, Mirror pt 2

    Who hasn’t had the embarrassing experience of being caught checking one’s appearance in a mirror or window? These mini Narcissi have all been caught admiring their reflections, but do you blame them? They’re adorable!!

  • Mirror, Mirror pt 1

    Who hasn’t had the embarrassing experience of being caught checking one’s appearance in a mirror or window? These mini Narcissi have all been caught admiring their reflections, but do you blame them? They’re adorable!!

  • Sweet Treats

    Many of us have a sweet tooth and can’t wait until after dinner to treat ourselves to that glorious thing called dessert. Whether your weakness is cake, ice-cream, lollies, or something else entirely, these animals are more than willing to join you in indulging your sin of choice.