In Myanmar's jungles, tigers and leopards can be seen. In Upper Myanmar's highlands, the elephant, rhinoceros, wild buffalo, wild boar can be found as well as many species of deer and antelope. A smaller animal living in the forests of Myanmar is the gibbon. Other small animals to be found in Myanmar are several monkey species, the flying fox, the wildcat and the tapir.
Some of the common reptiles in Myanmar include the crocodiles, pythons, cobras, geckos and turtles. Bird varieties are many as well, with the exotic parrot being among them. Other birds found include crows, pheasants, peafowl and paddybirds.|
Bird of prey by Ngwe Saung Beach
Cows pulling carts in a religious parade
Cattle in the Myanmar countryside
Trained cats in the Jumping Cat monastery