A variety of mammalian babies are known as cubs, kits, pups or whelps, especially in carnivorous or omnivorous species. Many young plant-eating ungulates, meanwhile, go by names like fawn or calf, although the latter term is also used for marine mammals like dolphins, manatees and whales.
What are groups of baby animals called?
KidZone Animals Animal Babies and Groups
|Cat||tomcat||clowder, litter (young born to one female)|
|Chicken||rooster||flock, brood (of hens), clutch (of chicks), peep (of chicks)|
What is baby elephant called?
A baby elephant is called a calf.
What is the scientific word for babies of animals?
offspring. noun. the baby or babies of an animal.
What is a Jill animal?
Bull. Bull. Female. Doe, Flyer, Jill, Roo.
What is a female bull called?
The female counterpart to a bull is a cow, while a male of the species that has been castrated is a steer, ox, or bullock, although in North America, this last term refers to a young bull, and in Australia to a draught animal.
What do you call a baby shark?
A baby shark is referred to as a pup.
What animal babies are called calves?
A calf (plural calves) is a young domestic cow or bull. Calves are reared to become adult cattle or are slaughtered for their meat, called veal, and hide. The term calf is also used for some other species. See “Other animals” below.
What is called Lion baby?
Cute little lion cubs! A baby lion is called a cub.
What’s a female fox called?
Male foxes are known as dogs, tods or reynards, and females are called vixens. These mammals like to hunt at night and are nocturnal.
What female animal is a queen?
Male and Female Animal Names
|bear||sow / she-bear||boar|
What animals are called does?
doe. a female deer, or the female of some other animals such as a rabbit. The male of these animals is called a buck.