Vanessa Fernandez Thomas.

Be the voice of the sentient creatures that CAN'T speak for themselves. Help to raise awareness.

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Wolves have about 200 million scent cells, they can smell other animals from more than 1.6 kms away. #SpeakForAnimals #NotTrophy #TheyHaveRights #TheyHavefeelings @yellowstonenps

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Elephant’s trunk has more than 40,000 muscles, humans have around 640 in all the body. #SpeakForAnimals #NotTrophy #NotMedicine #TheyHaveRights #TheyHaveFeelings

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Harbor Seal nurses their pup with rich milk for 3 to 6 weeks. They are carnivorous and they primarily prey upon fish such as anchovy, sea bass, shrimp, mollusks and squid. #SpeakForAnimals #TheyHaveRights #TheyHaveFeelings

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Now it’s the turn of a Leopard vs Monitor Lizard. In a previous post, you can see the Lions vs ML. #SpeakForAnimals #NotPets #NotTrophy #TheyHaveRights #TheyHaveFeelings

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Honey Badger has the Guinness Book of World Records title of “world’s most fearless creature”. They are omnivores and literally they eat everything. #SpeakForAnimals #TheyHaveRights #TheyHaveFeelings

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Lions vs Monitor Lizard.
Monitor Lizards have a massive body and powerful legs. The tail is long and powerful, usually about twice as long as the body, and can be flailed as a potent weapon. #SpeakForAnimals #TheyHaverights #TheyHaveFeelings

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A newborn Rhino, weighs about 30-40 kilos. At the age of three years, the Rhino is able to take care by himself. #SpeakForAnimals #NotPets #NotTrophy #NotMedicine #TheyHaveRights #TheyHaveFeelings

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The Bald Eagle nest is about 4 to 5 feet in diameter and 2-4 feet deep. Each year the adult pair will add 1-2 new material to the nest. #SpeakForAnimals #NotPets #NotTrophy #TheyHaveRights #TheyHaveFeelings

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Pangolins’s scales are made of keratin, the same protein that makes human hair and nails grow. They are highly endangered because they are still used in ancient traditional Asian medicine, even though their is NO scientific prove that this amazing animal serves for that purpose. #NotPets #NotMedicine #NotTrophy #SavePangolins

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The Box Jellyfish is one of the most toxic animals on earth. Their venom contains toxins that attack the heart, the nervous system, and skin cells. #Speakforanimals #SaveOurOcean

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Lions once roamed throughout most of Africa, and parts of Asia and Europe. Today they are only found in parts of sub-Saharan Africa, and a very little small population of Asian Lions that survives in the India’s Gir Forest. #SpeakForAnimals #NotPets #NotMedicine#NotTrophy #TheyHaveRights #theyhavefeelings

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Cheetah cubs have tall long hair that runs from their neck all the way down to their tail, which is called the mantle. It helps them to blend into tall grass to keep them “safe” from threats such as Lions and Hyenas. #SpeakForAnimals #NotPets #NotTrophy #SaveCheetahs

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Only 1 of the 20 Armadillo species (the three banded Armadillo) is able to roll up. The other ones are covered with to many bony plates to allow them to curl up. #SpeakForAnimals #thehaverights #theyhavefeelings #saveourplanet

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Development from egg to emerging Bee, varies among queens, workers and drones. Queens emerge between 15-16 days, workers 21 days and drones 24 days. #SpeakForAnimals #Theyhaverights #SaveOurPlanet

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Pipefish are ovoviparous, but it’s the male who raises the young. After an elaborated ritual, females place several hundred eggs on the male’s pouch or in his brood patch. #SpeakForAnimals #SaveOurOceans. #TheyHaveRights

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Chameleons’s tongue projection reach their prey in as little as 0.07 seconds. Their tongue tip is a bulbous ball of muscle, and is hits it’s prey, it rapidly forms a small suction cup. #SpeakForAnimals #TheyHaveRights #SaveOurPlanet

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Of the 8 species of Bears, the Polar Bear is mostly carnivorous, the Panda feeds almost entirely on bamboo, and the rest are omnivorous. #SpeakForAnimals #NotPets #NotTrophy #NotMedicine #TheyHaveRights #TheyHaveFeelings #SaveBears

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There are some Fish that retain the eggs inside the body and give birth to live free swimmming young. Some of them are mollies, guppies, platies. Swordtails etc... #SpeakForAnimals #TheyHaveRights #SaveOurPlanet

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Cuban Crocodile spend more time on land compared with other croc species. They are only found in Cuban waters and are extremely endangered. #SpeakForAnimals #NotPets #SaveCubanCrocodile #SaveOurPlanet #TheyHaveRights

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Mountain Goats weigh between 57-82 kilos. The wide spread of their cloven hooves allows them to climb steep mountain sides, they usually live between 1000 and 5000 above sea level. #SpeakForAnimals #TheyHaveRights #TheyHaveFeelings #saveOurPlanet

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Leopard Seals are fierce predators. They use their powerful jaws and long teeth to hunt smaller fish, seals, squid and penguins. #SpeakForAnimals #SaveOurOceans #Theyhaverights #theyhavefeelings

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Leopards and Hyenas are “frenemies”. A high concentration of Leopards, means an equal concentration of scavengers such as Hyenas. The more Leopards, the more kills and the increased opportunity for easy access to food for Hyenas. #SpeakForAnimals #NotPets #NotTrophy #saveHyenas #SaveLeopards

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My beloved Tigers have 10% rate success when hunting. #NotPets #NotMedicine #NotTrophy #Theyhaverights #Theyhavefeelings #SaveTigers

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Aphonopelma Anax Tarantula molting. Molting is a process Tarantulas go through as they grow. They shed off their old skin much like snakes. This phenomenon does not happen to all Tarantula species. #AmazingNature #SpekForAnimals #SaveOurPlanet

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Unlikely friendship. Have a great weekend ! #SpeakForAnimals #theyhaverights #theyhavefeelings #Saveourplanet

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This is a colony of Salp. They eat phytoplankton and they move around the seas according to the phytoplankton blooms. A Salp is able to move by pumping water through its body, which is jelly like. #AmazingNature #SaveOurOceans #SpeakForAnimals

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Ghost Pipefishes have some of the best disguises in the sea, which range mimicry of leaves, algae, sponges and sea grass. It is quite a challenge to find one of these amazing beings. #SaveOurOceans #SpeakForAnimals #TheyHaveRights

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Tiger Sharks are named for the dark, vertical stripes found mainly on juveniles. As this sharks mature, the lines begin to fade and almost disappear. #SaveOurOceans #SpeakForAnimals #theyhaverights #SaveSharks

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