Birds are the main Wildlife in Florida, but other wildlife can be interesting.
Animals to be careful of.
Alligators- They can be found in almost every lake in Florida. They are cool to watch, but keep You're distance.
Black Bears- They can be found in heavily wooded areas in Florida, and a few have been sighted in neighborhoods.
Florida Panthers- An Endangered Species, it can be found in the Big Cypress National Preserve & other Parks.
Bobcats- They roam around Parks with dense woods & open Meadows.
Crocodiles- They are found in the Everglades.
Sharks- They can get close to the Shore on East Coast Beaches.
Ticks & Mosquitoes- Some of them carry Disease, so bring strong Insect Repellent.
Deer- They can be found in Meadows & woods across Florida.
Raccoons- They can be spotted in woods throughout Florida.
Manatees- They gather in Blue Spring State Park in winter, as well as some other waterways.
Dolphins-If You get out early enough, You can spot them leaping from the ocean in many Parks.
Turtles- They are found in almost every Lake in Florida.
Squirrels- They can be a nuisance in yards, but they are very interesting Animals & are found everywhere in Florida.
Armadillos- They can be found in a few Parks in Florida.
Frogs- They are found in any Lake or Pond in Florida.