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German Shorthaired Pointer

Type: Dog
Size: Medium to
Lifespan: 13 to 15 years
As its name suggests, the German Shorthaired Pointer, or GSP, hails from Germany. This dog is believed to have originated sometime in the 19th century. Thi...[Read More]

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Parrotfish

Type: Fish
Size: 12 to 20 in
Lifespan: 6 to 12 years
There may have never been a more confusing description written about a fish. That's because a parrotfish can be female, change to male, change back to fema...[Read More]

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Pictus Catfish

Type: Fish
Size: 1 to 5 in
Lifespan: 4 to 8 years
The pimelodus pictu, better known as the pictus catfish is a freshwater catfish species commonly with a grey and black spotted body. These fish originated ...[Read More]

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Triggerfish

Type: Fish
Size: 3 to 12 in
Lifespan: 15 to 22 years
Triggerfish are generally brightly colored and easily identified by their flat bodies, small pectoral fins, small eyes that are high on the head and their ...[Read More]