THREE CHEERS FOR TAMANDUAS!

THREE CHEERS FOR TAMANDUAS!

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We love Tamanduas yes we do! We love Tamanduas- how bout you? For World Tamandua/Anteater! We’re celebrating our Professor Tamandua with a cheer! Edmond got his pom poms out and he’s cheering on tamanduas!

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GIVE US A T!

Tamanduas live in South America.

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GIVE A US AN A!

Anteaters- tamanduas are also called lesser anteaters.

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GIVE ME A M!

Mounds- tamanduas love termites! They use their large claws to dig in to termite mounds!

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GIVE ME AN A!

A tamandua has a sturdy prehensile tail.

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GIVE ME A N!

NO TEETH- Tamanduas have no teeth. They have a 16″ long tongue they use to eat ants and termites!

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GIVE ME D!

DARK- Tamanduas are nocturnal.

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GIVE ME A U!

UP IN THE TREES- Tamanduas are arboreal! They live in trees, but forage for food on the ground.

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GIVE ME AN A!

A STINKER- Tamanduas have a strong odor to help protect them from predators! They are called the stinkers of the forest!

What’s that spell? TAMANDUA! We love our dear professor and we hope you love tamanduas as much as we do!

Categories: adventure, Animals, Children, conservation, education, Environment, mammals, nature, science, wildlife | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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