23 Animals That Really Are Real!

News broke yesterday afternoon that a lynx escaped from a zoo down south, and has been on the run overnight. Amidst a bunch of ‘hilarious’ anti-antiperspirant dad jokes, there are many people who genuinely had no clue that a lynx is a wild cat!

There are probably loads more animals that you were totally aware of, that just sound like made up Pokemon. Here they are…

1. Pangolin


2. Fossa

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3. Lilac-Breasted Roller

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5. Bush Viper

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6. Jerboa

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8. Goblin Shark

9. Indian Purple Frog

10. Hummingbird Hawk-Moth

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11. Desert Rain Frog

12. Maned Wolf

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13. Mantis Shrimp

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14. Okapi

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15. Patagonian Mara

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16. Gerenuk

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17. Pink Fairy Armadillo

18. Red-Lipped Batfish

19. Saiga Antelope

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20. Shoebill

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21. Tufted Deer

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22. Sunda Flying Lemur

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23. Chevrotain


Bonkers, those lot! Just goes to prove that there is a lot you don’t know about the animal kingdom. David Attenborough knows, but maybe not you. What we know, however, is that you are an animal enthusiast our courses are perfect for you here at The Sheffield. Go on, have a nosey now!


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