Baby Zebras

It’s a wobbly beginning for baby zebras. Newborns have to get used to their long legs. But in no time, they are running with the herd! The youngest readers are sure to be...

Baby Raccoons

Who's afraid of the dark? Well, not raccoon cubs! These fluffy youngsters are creatures of the night, looking a lot like masked trick-or-treaters when foraging for food. In this...

Bighorn Sheep Blastoff! Readers: Level 3

These heavy mammals carry up to 30-pound horns on their heads. Even the bones in their bodies do not weigh that much! Climb through the mountains with these agile animals in this...

Nine-banded Armadillos Blastoff! Readers: Level 3

These little armored mammals are the only of their kind to wear protective shells. While most species are found outside the United States, the nine-banded armadillo is the only...

Bobcats

Named for their short, bobbed tails, bobcats are only about twice the size of house cats. But these nocturnal wildcats aren’t afraid to pick on larger animals during their...

Cheetahs

When confronted by other predators, cheetahs opt for flight over fight. You would, too, if you could run up to 70 miles per hour. Cheetahs make a chase look easy, but hunting can...

Baby Skunks

Baby skunks can be described as “little stinkers” because their ability to spray starts young. Still, baby skunks are closer to furballs than stink bombs. Readers just...

Baby Camels Blastoff! Readers: Level 1

Three feet tall at birth, baby camels are nearly all legs! Learning to walk is a day’s hard work for a camel calf. With silly smiles and curly wool coats, these babies are an...

Baby Giraffes Blastoff! Readers: Level 1

Baby giraffes are able to stand and run within an hour of being born. Though clumsy, they like to run around and stretch their legs. These fast runners are also fast growers,...

Baby Foxes Blastoff! Readers: Level 1

A close relative of dogs, baby foxes are soft, cuddly, and just as cute as their canine friends. Until they are ready for life on their own, they wrestle and tumble around the den...

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