Frequently Asked Questions: Animals

Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff

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Where can I find out all about an animal or insect (e.g. polar bear, dragonfly, kangaroo, blue whale)? What do you call a group of goats? What do you call a baby swan? Where can I find a list of animal group and baby names? What are some animals that begin with the letters Q, X, Y, and Z (besides zebra)? How long do horses live? Where can I find a list of animal lifespans?

  • You will find articles with details about hundreds of animals in our encyclopedia. Just type the name of the animal into the search box at the top of the page and click on the "Go" button to find them.
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