Animal and Pets Vocabulary Word List

Animals and Pets Words Vocabulary Eduhyme

You know that awkward (yet totally cute) position where your pet lies down, tummy to the floor, and legs splayed straight forward and straight back? That’s a sploot.

Here are some words that are associated with pets.

S.No. Word Meaning
1 Abyssinian cat An ancient, shorthaired domesticated breed of cat.
2 Airedale terrier The Airedale terrier is a dog that was originally bred in England.
3 Alaskan malamute The Alaskan malamute is a powerful sled dog from Alaska.
4 Angelfish Angelfish are brightly-colored fish that live in warm water.
5 Aquarium You can look at fish in an aquarium.
6 Basset hound The Basset Hound is a lively and devoted dog that has short legs and long, droopy ears. It was originally bred to hunt rabbits and hares.
7 Beagle The beagle is a friendly, playful dog. It was originally bred as a rabbit hunter.
8 Black bear hamster The black bear hamster is a docile, black, short-haired hamster.
9 Bloodhound The bloodhound is the heaviest hound dog and is an incredible scent tracker.
10 Boston terrier The Boston Terrier is an intelligent, lively, short-haired dog.
11 Bulldog The bulldog is a muscular, wrinkled, powerful dog that was originally bred in Britain.
12 Bunny A bunny is a young rabbit.
13 Burmese Cat A short-haired domesticated breed of cat with golden eyes.
14 Cage Some people keep birds in cages.
15 Canary Canaries sing very well.
16 Cat Cats are mammals and are great pets. Cats were revered by the ancient Egyptians.
17 Chihuahua The Chihuahua is a small, alert dog from Mexico.
18 Clown fish  The clown fish is a colorful fish that lives with sea anemones.
19 Cockatoo Cockatoos are birds that have a large, feathery crest and a hooked bill. They are from Australia and Indonesia.
20 Cocker spaniel  The cocker spaniel is a friendly, obedient dog that was originally bred to hunt birds.
21 Collie The collie is a friendly, intelligent, and obedient dog
22 Dachshund The Dachshund is an active dog with a long body and short legs.
23 Dalmatian The Dalmatian is a white dog that has dark spots.
24 Doberman The Doberman is a loyal, intelligent dog.
25 Dog Dogs wag their tails when they’re happy.
26 Emperor angelfish The emperor angelfish is a brightly-colored, flattened fish that lives in shallow warm waters.
27 Fish Fish live in the water and breathe with gills.
28 Fish bowl  Fish swim around and around a fish bowl.
29 Foal A foal is a young horse.
30 Frog Frogs are amphibians. They begin as eggs, hatch into tadpoles (who breathe with gills), and grow up to be frogs (who breathe with lungs and lose their tail).
31 Gerbil Gerbils are small rodents that some people keep as pets.
32 Golden retriever A friendly, intelligent, energetic, and very popular dog.
33 Goldfish A goldfish is a type of carp that makes a nice pet.
34 Great Dane The Great Dane is a large, short-haired dog that was originally bred to hunt large game.
35 Great horned owl The great horned owl is a large bird of prey from North and South America.
36 Great white shark The Great White shark is a large, meat-eating fish.
37 Greyhound The greyhound is the fastest breed of dog for short distance runs.
38 Grizzly bear The grizzly bear is a large bear with a muscular hump on its shoulders.
39 Groundhog The groundhog is a rodent that is also called the woodchuck.
40 Guinea pig The guinea pig is a small, tailless rodent that is sometimes kept as a pet.
41 Hamster A hamster is a small rodent that some people keep as pets.
42 Horse Horses are very fast runners.
43 Hound Hounds are dogs that were originally bred to hunt animals.
44 Husky The husky is a hardworking, fastrunning sled dog that was originally from Siberia.
45 Iguana Iguanas are planteating lizards that often live in trees
46 Irish setter The Irish setter is a friendly, energetic, and high-spirited dog that was originally bred in Ireland.
47 Jack Russell terrier The Jack Russell terrier is a feisty dog that was originally bred to drive small animals from their burrows.
48 Kitten A kitten is a young cat.
49 Labrador retriever The Labrador retriever is an intelligent and eventempered dog. It is the most popular dog breed in the USA.
50 Lhasa apso The Lhasa apso is a small, long-haired dog that was originally bred in Tibet.
51 Lizard Lizards are a type of reptile.
52 Macaw Macaws are parrots from rainforests in the Americas.
53 Mastiff The mastiff is a huge, intelligent, and powerful dog that is often used as a guard dog.
54 Old English sheepdog The Old English sheepdog is an affectionate, longhaired dog that was originally bred in Great Britain.
55 Pekingese The Pekingese is a small, long-haired dog with a flattened face. It was originally bred in China as a royal companion dog.
56 Persian cat The Persian is a long-haired domesticated cat with a flattened face and rounded eyes.
57 Pets Pets are animals that live with us.
58 Pig
Pigs are hoofed mammals that oink!
59 Piglet A piglet is a young pig.
60 Pomeranian The Pomeranian is a small, friendly, intelligent companion dog.
61 Poodle The poodle is a lively, intelligent dog that was originally bred to retrieve game from the water.
62 Pug The Pug is a loyal, affectionate dog that has a squarely-built body and a flat, wrinkled face. It was originally bred in China.
63 Puppy A puppy is a young dog.
64 Rabbit A rabbit is a small, cute mammal with big ears.
65 Rottweiler The Rottweiler is a powerful, muscular, determined dog that was originally bred in Germany to guard and herd cattle.
66 Scottish terrier The Scottish terrier (also known as the Scotty) is a small dog that was originally bred to hunt foxes and badgers.
67 Sheepdog
The Old English sheepdog is an affectionate, long-haired dog that was originally bred in Great Britain.
68 Snake A snake is a reptile with a long, narrow body and no legs. It has skin with scales.
69 St. Bernard A large, muscular, heroic dog originally from Switzerland.
70 Tarantula A tarantula is a large, hairy spider.
71 Terrier Terriers are dogs that were originally bred to drive small animals from their burrows.
72 Turtle Turtles are slow animals that have a very hard shell.
73 Veterinarian A veterinarian is a doctor who helps animals.
74 Yorkshire terrier The Yorkshire terrier is a small, intelligent, long-haired dog.
75 Zebrafish Zebrafish are striped tropical fish.

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