Mammals of Russia
This is a list of the mammal species recorded in Russia. There are 266 mammal species in Russia, of which 5 are critically endangered, 13 are endangered, 26 are vulnerable, and 6 are near-threatened. ...
Mammals of Russia - Wikipedia
Boxing Match: Watch Female Hare Punch Her Suitors | National Geographic
These hares can pack a punch. Filmed just north of Cairngorn National Park in Scotland, these mountain hares are likely tussling over a mate. But unlike othe...
Lightning Strike Kills More Than 300 Reindeer In Norway
STOCKHOLM (AP) — More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie
Reindeer killed in Norway lightning storm
More than 300 reindeer have been killed in a lightning storm on a mountain plateau in Norway.
Norway's Radioactive Reindeer
Thirty years ago, the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant disaster took place, releasing massive amounts of radioactive material into the atmosphere. Today, Sami reindeer herders in central Norway are still...
The Beauty Of Everyday Life For Reindeer People From Mongolia
Reindeer are often associated with Christmas time, flying sleds and fairytales, but the Dukha people from northern Mongolia rely on reindeer to sustain their entire existence.
Three Critically Endangered Amur Tiger Cubs Born At Ohio Zoo
Initially the cubs had been monitored by using a remote camera planted in their den. The cubs' mother, 10-year-old Irisa has failed to nurse her cubs, and therefore experts decided to hand raise the b...
Reindeer
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Wood mouse
The wood mouse (Apodemus sylvaticus) is a common murid rodent from Europe and northwestern Africa. It is closely related to the yellow-necked mouse (Apodemus flavicollis) but differs in that it has n...
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Caucasian birch mouse
The Caucasian Birch Mouse (Sicista caucasica) is a species of rodent in the Dipodidae family, that is endemic to Russia.
Lightning Strike Kills More Than 300 Reindeer In Norway
STOCKHOLM (AP) — More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie
List of grey wolf populations by country
Once abundant over much of North America and Eurasia, the grey wolf inhabits a smaller portion of its former range because of widespread destruction of its habitat, human encroachment of its habitat, ...
List of grey wolf populations by country - Wikipedia
Portenko's shrew
Portenko's shrew (Sorex portenkoi) is a species of mammal in the Soricidae family that is endemic to Russia.
Portenko's shrew - Wikipedia
Three Critically Endangered Amur Tiger Cubs Born At Ohio Zoo
Initially the cubs had been monitored by using a remote camera planted in their den. The cubs' mother, 10-year-old Irisa has failed to nurse her cubs, and therefore experts decided to hand raise the b...
Barbastelle
The barbastelle (Barbastella barbastellus), also known as the western barbastelle, is a European bat. It has a short nose, small eyes and wide ears.It is rare throughout its range. In Britain, only a ...
Barbastelle - Wikipedia
Amur cat
The leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis) is a small wild cat of South and East Asia. Since 2002 it has been listed as Least Concern by IUCN as it is widely distributed but threatened by habitat loss...
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Reindeer cheese
Cheese made from the milk of the reindeer has been historically found in Scandinavia. Modern Finnish cheeses like leipäjuusto were also made with reindeer milk in the past.Reindeer milk is among the m...
European mink
The European mink (Mustela lutreola), also known as the Russian mink, is a semiaquatic species of mustelid native to Europe.It is similar in colour to the American mink, but is slightly smaller and ha...
European mink - Wikipedia
Hazel Dormouse
The hazel dormouse or common dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius) is a small mammal and the only living species in the genus Muscardinus.It is 6 to 9 cm (2.4 to 3.5 in) long with a tail of 5....
Hazel Dormouse - Wikipedia
Nathusius's Pipistrelle
Nathusius' pipistrelle (Pipistrellus nathusii (Keyserling and Blasius)) is a small bat in the pipistrelle genus. It is very similar to the common pipistrelle and has been overlooked in many areas unti...
Nathusius's Pipistrelle - Wikipedia
Brandt's Bat
Brandt's bat (Myotis brandtii) is a species of vesper bat in the family Vespertilionidae.It is found throughout most of Europe and parts of Asia. It is known for its extreme longevity quotient, approx...
Brandt's Bat - Wikipedia
Common Shrew
The common shrew (Sorex araneus) or Eurasian shrew is the most common shrew, and one of the most common mammals, throughout Northern Europe, including Great Britain, but excluding Ireland. It is 55–82...
Common Shrew - Wikipedia
Particoloured bat
The parti-coloured bat or rearmouse (Vespertilio murinus) is a species of vesper bat that lives in temperate Eurasia.
Their twittering call, similar to a bird's call, are to be heard particularly ...
Northern Red-backed Vole
The northern red-backed vole (Myodes rutilus) is a small slender vole found in Alaska, northern Canada, Scandinavia and northern Russia.
They have short slender bodies with a rust-colored back, li...
Northern Red-backed Vole - Wikipedia
Soprano pipistrelle
The soprano pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pygmaeus) is a small bat that in taxonomy was only formally separated from the common pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pipistrellus) in 1999.The two species were first d...
Soprano pipistrelle - Wikipedia
Finnish forest reindeer
The Finnish forest reindeer (Rangifer tarandus fennicus) (Finnish: metsäpeura, Russian: лесной северный олень) is a rare and threatened subspecies of reindeer native to Finland and northwestern Russia...
Finnish forest reindeer - Wikipedia
Caucasian mole
The Caucasian mole (Talpa caucasica) is a mammal in the Talpidae family that is endemic to Russia.
Caucasian mole - Wikipedia
Strand's birch mouse
Strand's Birch Mouse (Sicista strandi) is a species of rodent in the Dipodidae family. It is endemic to Russia.
Strand's birch mouse - Wikipedia
Siberian weasel
The Siberian weasel (Mustela sibirica), also known as the kolonok or kolinsky, is a medium-sized species of weasel native to Asia. It is classed as Least Concern for extinction by the IUCN, due to its...
Siberian weasel - Wikipedia