Animals

  • AllAboutBirds online guide for species identification, includes in-depth information, sound, video and maps from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology
  • American Kennel Club information on over 150 dog breeds, also information on breeders, choosing a dog and dog ownership
  • amphibiaweb amphibian biology and conservation
  • Bird Migration Facts why, when, how far, how fast birds migrate and what we can learn from it–from the Zoological Society of Milwaukee
  • Care for Pets information on pet health, traveling with a pet, pet loss, selecting a pet and a veterinarian, from the American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Cornell Lab of Ornithology Macaulay Library Sound & Video Catalog searchable database of animal sound clips and videos
  • critical species information on threatened species from the World Wildlife Federation, alphabetical by animal
  • Dino Directory a guide dinosaurs with over 1294 images, from London’s Natural History Museum
  • eBird a joint effort from the Audubon Society and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, this site’s goal is to maximize use and accessibility of the vast number of bird observations made by professional and recreational watchers in order to better understand distribution of birds
  • Endangered Species on EE-Link species lists, facts and pictures, news, laws, education
  • Familiar Birds electronic book collection taken from the 21 volume series, “Life Histories of Familiar North American Birds”, contains information on hundreds of species
  • Feline Health Center is a veterinary medical specialty center devoted to improving the health and well-being of cats everywhere
  • The Fish FAQ images and species information from the Northeast Fisheries Science Center
  • Frogs: A Chorus of Colors frog sounds, facts, etc. from the American Museum of Natural History
  • Merck Veterinary Manual comprehensive animal health reference
  • National Audubon Society information on the society itself and a wealth of information in the birds and science section
  • National Marine Mammal Laboratory reports on research on marine mammals, including ecology and behavior, populations, status and trends
  • North American Mammals information on mammals of North America, from the National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Institution