Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Unusual Animal Friends

Levis, Caron, author.

Jack, an introverted goat, and Charlie, a blind horse, meet at Open Bud Ranch, an animal rehabilita...

Sirotich, Erica, author, illustrator.

This book tells about five unlikely animal friendships in sanctuaries and zoos, from around the wor...

Springett, Martin.

Photographs and simple text reveal the true story of a fawn which, abandoned by her mother and brou...

Springett, Martin, author.

Photographs and simple text reveal the true story of a fawn which, abandoned by her mother and brou...

Edwards, Roberta.

The true story about a baby hippo and a tortoise who become friends after a natural disaster. ...

Hatkoff, Isabella.

Continues the story of the unusual friendship between Owen, a young orphaned hippo, and Mzee, a 130...

Larson, Kirby.

Bobbi (the dog) and Bob Cat are the best of friends. When their hometown of New Orleans was struck ...

Antle, Bhagavan.

Based on a true story, an orangutan living at a wildlife preserve in South Carolina forms an unlike...

Ringstad, Arnold, author.

"Discover some amazing-but-true stories of animal friendships, including kitten and chick chum...

Helberg, Berit, author.

A fox and a German Shepherd living in a small Norwegian town become best friends. ...

Macalino Rutledge, Renee, 1976- author.

When a baby highland cow named Buckley suddenly finds himself all alone at a brand-new farm with no...

Dennis, Brian, 1971-

The story of a wild dog who befriended Marine Major Brian Dennis in Iraq, and, when they were separ...

Jenkins, Steve, 1952-

Learn about the ingenious lifestyles of some of the world's most unusual animal partners. ...