Expand your knowledge with youngling terms

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THIS week’s #SLSWednesdayWord is not one, but a few and is all about baby animal names.

Did you know that the name for a baby llama is a cria, a baby ferret is a kit and that a young cockroach is a nymph?
These are just a few terms for younglings in the animal world. Why not learn some and impress your friends with your knowledge?
  Armadillo – pup

Clam – larva

Dove – squab
Echidna – puggle
Hare – leveret
Mole – pup

Partridge – cheeper

Porcupine – porcupette 
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