Silver Page 18: Whack
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A few fact about Golden Parakeets:

The Golden Conure has been determined to be endangered , due to increased deforestation and now illegal cage bird trade. Locally it is considered a nuisance to agriculture and is used for food or hunted for sport. Golden Conures continue to be smuggled out of Brazil.

Breeding is apparently communal , with several females contributing two or three eggs to each nest and several adults caring for the young.
Silver Page 17: The Idea

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Fun fact about anteaters:
Anteaters have huge salivary glands and no teeth.
Anteaters, armadillos, and sloth are all members of the Xenarthra order.
Anteaters are in a suborder called "vermilingua" which means "worm tongue."
Learn more at The National Zoo site.
Silver Page 16: Behold, the King

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Threatened and Endangered species acting in second row, left to right: (click each name for interesting facts and photos!)
Babyrusa Pig, Colombia Basin Pygmy Rabbit; Solenodon; Jerboa; Giant Anteater; Golden Parakeet; Red Slender Loris

Happy New Year, and may you bring peace to your corner of the world.
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