Proboscis Monkey: Does Size Matter?

The Proboscis monkey is a primate found on the southeastern Asian island of Borneo. Also known as the long-nosed monkey due to its abnormally oversized nose it is easily recognized. Along with its long nose, it is covered in multi-colored fur. Its hair is reddish-brown near the head and neck, light-brown around the body andContinue reading “Proboscis Monkey: Does Size Matter?”

Yaks: The Himalayan Cow

The domesticated Yak or the Tartary ox is a type of cattle found in the Himalayas. This long-haired animal looks extremely similar to a buffalo but is found halfway across the world. The Yak is a domesticated mammal that is thought to have originated in Tibet but, is found in areas of Asia that haveContinue reading “Yaks: The Himalayan Cow”

Goats: Are They The Greatest?

The goat is a species of an animal closely related to sheep. They were originally domesticated from southwest Asia and easter Europe. Goats are notorious for being farm animals that provide milk and even meat. Goat is not a popular dish in the United States but, it is enjoyed around the world by millions. ItContinue reading “Goats: Are They The Greatest?”