More pictures in this series of posts on animals,, focusing this time on our fine feathered friends.
Peregrine Falcon – With a wingspan of around 80�120 cm, Peregrine Falcon can soar to at least 124 mph and could reach a speed of 168 mph when diving from high altitudes or while catching pry birds in midair. Peregrine Falcons can spot a pigeon as far as from a 5 miles away.
The male bee hummingbird that is native to Cuba is the world�s smallest bird. It is only about 2.75 inches long. While the vervian hummingbird is the world�s record holder in terms of building a nest. The nest�s size� about half the size of a walnut shell.