What is a Caruncle?

What is that orange dangly thing on top of our vulture’s beak? Many bird species have fleshy growths hanging from their head or neck called caruncles. King vultures have a unique caruncle attached… more ›

Thank a Vulture!

Content warning: whole prey food item. Our king vultures’ meal might seem off-putting to some, but vultures play a critical role as scavengers! Did you know that vultures have such strong stomach acid… more ›