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Listing of names of Young Animals

Listing by terms

  • Calf - young cow
  • Chick - young bird
  • Chrysalis - young butterfly, moth
  • Colt - young horse (to 4 years, 5 for thoroughbreds)
  • Cub - young bear, cat, fox
  • Filly - female foal
  • Foal - young of horse, ass
  • Fry - young fish
  • Hatchling - young tortoise, turtle etc
  • Kit - young cat, rodent
  • Kitten - young cat
  • Lamb - young sheep
  • Larva - young insect, butterfly
  • Leveret - young hare
  • Nestling - young bird
  • Pullet - young domestic fowl
  • Pup - young dog, rodent
  • Tadpole - young frog, toad

Listing by Animal

  • Ass - foal
  • Bird - chick, nestling
  • Butterfly - Chrysalis, larva
  • Cat - kitten, cub
  • Cow - calf
  • Fish - fry
  • Fowl - pullet
  • Fox - cub
  • Frog - tadpole
  • Hare - leveret
  • Horse - colt, filly (female), foal
  • Insect - larva
  • Moth - Chrysalis
  • Sheep - lamb
  • Squirrel - kit, kitten, pup
  • Toad - tadpole
  • Tortoise - hatchling
  • Turtle - hatchling