Top Ten Most Interesting Animals

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1PlatypusThe platypus, also known as the duck-billed platypus, is a semiaquatic egg-laying mammal endemic to eastern Australia, including Tasmania.

This is what happens when beavers breed with ducks. What could be more interesting? Or strange?

its so strange its a mammel but it lays eggs! - foxrocks

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It's a really cool and cute armored animal that lives in the desert.

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5WalrusThe walrus is a large flippered marine mammal with a discontinuous distribution about the North Pole in the Arctic Ocean and subarctic seas of the Northern Hemisphere.
6CatThe "House Cat", also known as the Domestic Cat or the Feral Cat, is a small feline, a good hunter, and comes in a variety of colours and fur patterns. Contrary to popular belief, however, they are not truly domesticated.

They are friendly and playful. Also perfect for cuddling with.

Cats are very nasty. That's why I didn't vote for them!

7DogDomesticated house hold pets that have evolved from wolves . They are sometimes bred with other species of wolves or dogs to create desirable purebreds or a new species of dogs.

Dogs do I even have to say it their awesome

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9TigerThe tiger is the largest cat species, most recognisable for their pattern of dark vertical stripes on reddish-orange fur with a lighter underside.

Tigers are simply the most majestic animals on Earth. This animal is just not given it's true share of popularity. It deserves MUCH more of it!

they are beautiful interesting creatures

Tiger is such a beautiful animal. The colour of the fur is so unusual!

10LionThe lion is one of the big cats in the genus Panthera and a member of the family Felidae. The commonly used term African lion collectively denotes the several subspecies in Africa.

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13HorseThe horse is one of two extant subspecies of Equus ferus. It is an odd-toed ungulate mammal belonging to the taxonomic family Equidae, and can be tamed, bred, and trained, as a mount.V1 Comment
14DolphinDolphins are a widely distributed and diverse group of fully aquatic marine mammals. They are an informal grouping within the order Cetacea, excluding whales and porpoises, so to zoologists the grouping is paraphyletic.
15SharkSharks are a group of fish characterized by a cartilaginous skeleton, five to seven gill slits on the sides of the head, and pectoral fins that are not fused to the head.
16ElephantElephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea. Two species are traditionally recognized, the African elephant and the Asian elephant, although some evidence suggests that African bush elephants and African forest elephants are separate species.
19HyenaHyenas or hyaenas are any feliform carnivoran mammals of the family Hyaenidae /haɪˈɛnᵻdiː/. With only four extant species, it is the fifth-smallest biological family in the Carnivora, and one of the smallest in the class Mammalia.
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