Farm Animal Family Names

Different family members in farm animal groups have different names.

Cattle

Charolais Cow & Calves

Male = Bull

Female = Cow

Offspring Male = Bull Calf

Offspring Female = Heifer Calf

Chickens

Hatty The Chicken

Male = Cockerel / Rooster

Female = Hen

Young Chicken = Pullet

Offspring = Chick

Ducks

A Duck

Male = Drake

Female = Duck

Offspring = Duckling

Geese

A Goose

Male = Gander

Female = Goose

Offspring = Gosling

Goats

A Billy Goat

Male = Billy Goat

Female = Nanny Goat

Offspring = Kid

Guinea Fowl

Three Guinea Fowl

Male = Cockbird

Female = Hen

Offspring = Keet

Horses

A Horse

Male = Stallion

Young Male = Colt

Female = Mare

Offspring = Foal

Pigs

A Pig

Male = Boar

Female = Sow

Offspring = Piglet

Sheep

Sheep

Male = Ram

Female = Ewe

Offspring = Lamb

Turkeys

A Turkey Chick

Male = Tom

Female = Hen

Offspring = Poults

Now have a go at the Farm Animal Wordsearch. Click on the links below for the wordsearch and the solution.

A Farm Animals Wordsearch

A Farm Animals Wordsearch Solution

Tractor Ted Meets The Animals

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  1. Many thanks, I am an English teacher in France doing a project on Charlotte’s web and your list saved me hunting in dictionaries

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