September 22, 2017
Eastern Cottontail Baby Bunny Figures in a Field of Flowers

International Rabbit Day

September 23rd is International Rabbit Day! It’s the day to celebrate all things rabbit-y. But just what is a rabbit, and how is it different from, […]
September 19, 2017
Bobcat and Lynx figures by Safari Ltd

Lynx or Bobcat: Which Cat is That?

There’s a lot of confusion about lynxes out there. For example, despite some rumors to the contrary, the technical term for their large paws is unfortunately […]
September 15, 2017
Safari Ltd Red Panda in its native environment

International Red Panda Day!

The third Saturday in September is International Red Panda Day, thanks to the Red Panda Network! You may have heard of the giant panda, one of […]
September 15, 2017
Safari Ltd Greek Mythological Monster Figures

Monsters of Greek Mythology

Greek mythology was a way for the people of ancient Greece to explain the nature of the world around them, by ascribing various phenomena and events […]
September 8, 2017
Safari Ltd Iguana Figures

Are You Aware of Iguanas?

September 9th means one thing: National Iguana Awareness Day! Are you aware of iguanas? Maybe you think you are, but how much do you really know […]
September 5, 2017
Safari Ltd "Living Fossil" Figures

What’s a “Living Fossil”?

What is a “Living Fossil”? The term usually describes an organism that closely resembles its ancestors in the fossil record more than any contemporary organisms, and […]
September 1, 2017
Safari Ltd Dragon Figures

Explore the Realm of Fantasy with Safari Ltd

Safari Ltd® is known for its scientifically accurate figurines of wildlife, prehistoric creatures and farm animals. But that’s far from all we offer. We also have […]
August 30, 2017
Whale Shark Figures from Safari Ltd

International Whale Shark Day

August 30th is International Whale Shark Day! Though their name can be confusing to some, these animals are sharks, not whales. Their name is a reference […]
August 24, 2017
A Smilodon and Lion Figure Facing Off

Animals and Ancestors Part 2

In a previous blog post, we discussed present day animals and how they compared to their ancestors and prehistoric relatives, and the results were quite surprising. […]
August 18, 2017
Honey Bees on Sunflowers

We’re Buzzing About Honey Bee Awareness Day!

August 19th is Honey Bee Awareness Day, so we thought we’d celebrate with fun some bee factoids! Come along and learn about these vitally important insects! Honey […]
August 14, 2017

Show Your Colors for World Lizard Day!

It’s World Lizard Day! Today is the day to celebrate all things lizardy. Come take a journey with us as we discuss these scaly scamps! What […]
August 11, 2017

Never Forget World Elephant Day!

August 12th is World Elephant Day! Since 2012, this day has been designated to promote the protection of the world’s elephants. Initiated by filmmaker Patricia Sims […]
September 8, 2017
Safari Ltd Iguana Figures

Are You Aware of Iguanas?

September 9th means one thing: National Iguana Awareness Day! Are you aware of iguanas? Maybe you think you are, but how much do you really know […]
August 24, 2017
A Smilodon and Lion Figure Facing Off

Animals and Ancestors Part 2

In a previous blog post, we discussed present day animals and how they compared to their ancestors and prehistoric relatives, and the results were quite surprising. […]
August 14, 2017

Show Your Colors for World Lizard Day!

It’s World Lizard Day! Today is the day to celebrate all things lizardy. Come take a journey with us as we discuss these scaly scamps! What […]