What is your favorite baby animal? They are named differently, such as a cub, chick, calf, pup or kitten.These creatures are tiny, curious and playful. We all love them. Baby kitties and puppies are cute. But there are lots of other species of baby animals that are too cute. Like baby owl for example. And baby mice. These are ” too cute to be true” and look more like fluffy toys. Enjoy this gallery of cuteness overload.
The name hippopotamus means 'river horse' and is often shortened to hippo. At birth, the baby, called a calf, is a whopping 23 to 50 kg. When it dives, the calf closes its nose and ears to block out water. All hippos have this ability.When it dives, the calf closes its nose and ears to block out water. All hippos have this ability. At 5 to 7 years old, the hippo calf is fully mature.
Ocelots are meat eaters , who belong to the big cats family. They are two times bigger that the ordinary domestic cat. These animals have beautiful fur. Unfortunately, that is why people hunt them. Unlike other cat species, they are excellent swimmers and enjoy being in water. When these babies are born their body is covered in dark and thick fur.They open their eyes and the color of the fur is changed when they are one month old.
There are more than 200 species of squirrels. They are categorized into three types: tree squirrels, ground squirrels and flying squirrels. Babies are called kits or kittens and are born blind. They depend on their mothers for around two or three months. Although usually frightened of people, a mother squirrel can be quite aggressive if she perceives danger or is separated from her babies.
A baby hedgehog is called a hoglet. When they are born their spikes are soft and short. Soon after birth, their spines harden. When they are 3 weeks old, their spines are effective and they can safely follow their mother outside . They are known as being garden keepers. They will eat beetles and cause no harm at all.
The fennec fox is the smallest fox that exists. It weights only one kilogram. But it is known for its enormous ears, which measure 15 centimeters. These help them cool and doesn't let them overheat in the hot deserts. They hear so well that they can hear the prey under the surface of the ground.