Opossums and Their Tails- Opossums have that are known as prehensile, meaning they have the ability to wrap around things and hold on to them. This is one of the ways that baby opossums hang on to their mother as they travel.
An impala strolls around blissfully unaware it has become a home for a contented spider. Photographer Frank Solomon captured the bizarre image while on safari at Kruger National Park, South Africa Picture: FRANK SOLOMON / SOLENT
The European badger has most of the general characteristics common to badgers; with stocky and low-slung bodies with short, powerful legs, they are identifiable by their huge foreclaws (measuring up to 5 cm in length) and distinctive head markings.