Animal Research Resources
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
North American Mammals
A searchable database of all living mammals of North America.

Department of Systematic Biology
Links to collections and other databases, including Invertebrate Zoology, Vertibrate Zoology, and National Museum of Natural History Collections in the Mulitmedia Catalogue System.

Switch Zoo — Animal Profiles
The Profiles feature photos and descriptions of all of the animals in Switch Zoo, including information about their characteristics and behavior, scientific name, life span, diet, predators, and habitat.


Young People's Trust for the EnvironmentYoung People's Trust for the Environment — Animal Facts
Offers a wealth of interesting facts about animals with an easy-to-use index.

The Young People's Trust for the Environment is a charity which aims to encourage young people's understanding of the environment and of the need for sustainability.


Indianapolis Zoo Indianapolis Zoo
The Indianapolis zoo wants to inspire all their visitors and friends to participate in and learn more about conserving our planet's resources.

Kids' Planet by Defenders of Wildlife — ESPECIES Animal Fact Sheets

Animal Search
A family-safe search engine for animal related web sites. Click any animal name on this site to see a list of sites with information about it.


Friends of the National ZooFriends of the National Zoo
Conservation and education organization that supports the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC


Honolulu Zoo
Home to 1,211 mammals, birds & reptiles. The Honolulu Zoo's mission is to foster an appreciation of our living world.
Chaffee Zoological Gardens
Chaffee Zoological Gardens of Fresno