Examples of animals that live on land include household pets, such as dogs and cats, and wild animals like lions, tigers, bears and monkeys. There are also land animals that are typically used for food purposes, such as ... More »

Amphibians are vertebrate animals that live both in water and on land. Frogs, toads and salamanders are examples of amphibians. Amphibians are able to respire through their skin, and the young of all species of amphibian... More »

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