Water snakes: aquatic reptiles with streamlined bodies. Found in Asia, America, and Africa. Not skilled climbers, feed on fish and amphibians. Harmless and help control prey populations.
Herons: elegant waterbirds, skilled hunters. Nest high, can be protective. Fascinating and enjoyable to observe.
Flamingos: elegant swimmers, long necks, filter-feeders. Courtship displays, captive lifespan over 50 years.
River otters: playful aquatic mammals, found worldwide. Curious nature, vital for ecosystem balance.
Painted turtles: popular pet choice, colorful shells, low maintenance. Found in lakes and streams. Resilient, long-lived with proper care.
Frogs: Amphibians, face extinction. Moist skin, powerful legs, lay eggs in water. Found globally, various habitats.
Ducks: Webbed feet, flat bills. Swim in various waters. Friendly, flocking birds. Mallard, wood duck, teal common.
Beavers: Furry tails, dam builders. Skilled swimmers, tree climbers. Create habitats, prevent erosion. Food source for predators.
Aquatic salamanders: Webbed feet, gills for breathing. Eat insects, Fish, amphibians. Control populations, vital for ecosystem.
Carnivorous frogs eat insects, spiders, and mammals. Sharp teeth, sticky tongue. Found in various environments worldwide.