A variety of mammalian babies are known as cubs, kits, pups or whelps, especially in carnivorous or omnivorous species. Many young plant-eating ungulates, meanwhile, go by names like fawn or calf, although the latter term is also used for marine mammals like dolphins, manatees and whales.
What animals call their babies pups?
Pup means the babies of several species of animals, such as:
- Other members of the canine family (a group of animals)
- Ring-tailed lemur.
What is a Tiger baby?
Cubs at Birth
Tiger cubs are born blind and are completely dependent on their mother. Newborn tiger cubs weigh between 785 and 1,610 grams (1.75 to 3.5 lb). The tiger cubs’ eyes will open sometime between six to twelve days. However, they do not have their full vision for a couple of weeks.
What is a pup animal?
noun. a young dog; puppy. the young of certain other animals, as the rat or fur seal.
What is a kit baby animal?
A short form of kitten, a young cat. A young beaver. A young ferret. A young fox.