ANIMALS AND THEIR YOUNG ONES


Antelope – calf

Bear – cub

Beasts of prey – whelp

Beaver – kit

Birds - fledgling, nestling

Cat – kitten

Codfish - codling, sprat

Cow – calf

Deer - fawn, yearling

Dog - pup, puppy

Duck – duckling

Eagle – eaglet

Eel – elver

Elephant – calf

Elephant seal – weaner

Fish – fry

Fowl - chick, chicken

Fox - cub, pup

Frog - polliwog, tadpole

Goat – kid

Goose – gosling

Grouse – cheeper

Guinea fowl – keet

Hawk – eyas

Hare - Leveret

Hen – pullet

Hippo – calf

Horse - foal, yearling, or
colt (male), filly (female)

Kangaroo – joey

Lion – cub

Owl – owlet

Partridge – cheeper

Pig - piglet, shoat, farrow,
suckling

Pigeon - Chick, squab, squeaker

Quail – cheeper

Rabbit - bunny, kit

Rat – pup

Rhino – calf

Rooster – cockerel

Salmon - parr, smolt, grilse

Seal – pup

Shark – cub

Sheep - lamb, lambkins

Skunk - Kit

Swan – cygnet

Tiger - cub, whelp

Turkey – poult

Whale – calf

Zebra - colt or foal