This aardvark coloring pages resource features an aardvark with hair over its body and a long snout. They are known to live all throughout Africa. They have a lifespan that is around 20 - 23 years. These animals mainly eat insects such as ants and termites but also eat fruits, vegetables. Aardvarks resemble pigs with long snouts and tiny bodies. They are found in many deserts, especially the southern deserts of Africa. Aardvarks are as long as 5 ft (1.5 m), including the length of the tail. They have a stocky body with muscular legs that are short but powerful. It has large pointy ears and hence has a great sense of hearing. Aardvarks are known to dig anthills or dig the ground to find insects for food. Once the ants are found, it laps them up using its long tongue in huge amounts. Aardvarks don’t even stop to bite and instead just swallow the ants as a whole.