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Change is coming to FaunaFigures.com

FaunaFigures is changing. We won’t be carrying everything we used to, but we’ll hopefully be doing some different things soon. Find out more!

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Milestones, origins and sharks!

I became a shark fanatic. I hunted down any other book I could find–there wasn’t much. I wanted to see live sharks (hard to do on the Canadian prairies). I wanted everything to have sharks on them (a rarity in those days). And I watched whatever I could that had sharks in them.

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Featured Creature – Safari Red-Bellied Piranha (Incredible Creatures)

Released in 2014 as part of their Incredible Creatures series, Safari released what may be a very long overdue figure–a piranha. This is especially surprising given how this fish is very well-known to aquarium keepers, fish and river enthusiasts, and horror and adventure story fans. And of course viewers of the show River Monsters, where […]

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The news post–new layout, new options, new shipping policy!

First off, I want to say thank you and hello to everyone who has come by the site and liked FaunaFigures on Facebook. It’s been just over a year now, and it’s great to see the response. It is also motivating me to try and incorporate more content and posts to give you all reasons […]

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MOJO Spotted Hyena

Not going to lie, I think that hyenas are among my favourite animals of all time, hands down (notice the logo up there?).  They have a fossil history that I find  surprising (and disappointingly diverse, given the mere 4 living species today) while their social behaviour and  adaptability make them admirable and terrifying in equal […]

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Geoworld Falcarius

For the first featured Fauna Figures creature I have chosen to look closer at the GeoWorld Falcarius, released as part of the Jurassic Hunters 2nd Expedition. Why Falcarius? Because I’d never heard of this dinosaur until I saw it listed, so I had to learn more about it! It turns out that Falcarius is a […]

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