Use the search box to search for additional pictures or information for any particular animal.
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babies grow inside the mothers until they are born;
have fur or hair on their body;
can live on land or in water;
they can be active in the day(diurnal) or at night (nocturnal)
The Diverse Group of Mammals
Mammals are a diverse group of animals . They range from the
cuddly and cute cats and dogs to the
fastest land animal, cheetah - PBS video of cheetah teaching her cubs
the biggest mammal, the blue whale, even though shaped like a fish as seen in the following video (by In the Wild Productions) is a Mammal and does not lay eggs like fishes, but gives birth to whale calves.Video
one of the loudest mammals, the howler monkeys, Listen to a PBS audio tape Audio
the tallest animal, Giraffe – National Geography Video of mom and calf
(Giraffes can grow up to 9 feet in height)Video
The elephant babies stay with the mother for a long time like many other mammals! Elephants live in an extended family system that helps them to succeed better in their environment. Video of an elephant herd
Enjoy the following slide show, which has cute pictures of mommy mammals with their babies.