Fairy Wren chicks~I've never seen this bird...but aren't they just adorable?
Shoebill, a large stork-like bird native to Africa. This bird is Threatened, with less than 10,000 birds left in the wild. The main threats are habitat loss and hunting.
Blue tailed day gecko in Madagascar
''long long ago... when you were still a pip, I sailed beyond the wide blue yonder......'''
University student Morgan Trimble photographed this shoebill trying to eat her camera tripod after being released into the wild. The bird had been hand-reared in captivity by conservationists since it was rescued from poachers as a chick. Picture: MorganTrimble/BNPS