Mammals that Start with E

Published: April 23, 2021
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Mammals that Start with the Letter E

A Eastern Barred Bandicoot
Eastern Barred Bandicoot

Digs funnel-shaped holes in search of insects

A Eastern Chipmunk
Eastern Chipmunk

The name chipmunk is derived from an Ojibwe word that means “one who descends the trees headfirst.”

A Eastern Gorilla
Eastern Gorilla

The largest primate in the world!

A Eastern Lowland Gorilla
Eastern Lowland Gorilla

Less than 5,000 in the wild!

A Echidna

Also known as the Spiny Anteater!

A Egyptian Mau
Egyptian Mau

An ancient breed of domestic cat!

A Eland

Both females and males have horns.

A Elasmotherium

Elasmotherium might have had a monstrous horn, giving it the name "The Siberian Unicorn."

A Elephant

Spends around 22 hours a day eating!

A Elephant Seal
Elephant Seal

The largest species of seal in the world!

A Elephant Shrew
Elephant Shrew

Found exclusively on the African continent!

A Elk

Adult males can jump eight feet vertically

A Emperor Tamarin
Emperor Tamarin

Has an elegant white moustache!

A English Bulldog
English Bulldog

Bulldogs were originally bred to “pin” bulls.

A English Cocker Spaniel
English Cocker Spaniel

Intelligent yet stubborn by nature!

A English Cream Golden Retriever
English Cream Golden Retriever

Although their coats can get incredibly light in color, golden retrievers never have purely white coats.

A English Foxhound
English Foxhound

English Foxhounds were bred to work and live in a pack. Because of this, this breed is happiest when they are around other dogs.

A English Setter
English Setter

English Setters were first bred between 400 and 500 years ago.

A English Shepherd
English Shepherd

Highly intelligent and independent!

A English Springer Spaniel
English Springer Spaniel

Friendly and eager to please!

A Entlebucher Mountain Dog
Entlebucher Mountain Dog

Native to parts of the Swiss Alps!

A Epagneul Pont Audemer
Epagneul Pont Audemer

Hard-working, gentle and affectionate!

A Ermine

A very bold and ferocious predator!

A Eskimo Dog
Eskimo Dog

Takes pure delight in cold weather!

A Eskipoo

Eskipoos are called pookimos by the American Canine Hybrid Club, Designer Dogs Kennel Club, and Designer Breed Registry.

A Estrela Mountain Dog
Estrela Mountain Dog

Very protective and stubborn!

A Eurasian Beaver
Eurasian Beaver

Eats 20% of its weight daily!

A Eurasian Lynx
Eurasian Lynx

Eurasian lynxes can survive extreme weather up to elevations of 18,000 feet

A Eurasian Wolf
Eurasian Wolf

Coloring depends on location.

A European Polecat
European Polecat

Its fur changes color in the winter!

A European Wildcat
European Wildcat

A group of wild cats is called a destruction

A Evening Bat
Evening Bat

The evening bat is one of the few bats that regularly has twins

Alphabetical List of Mammals that Start with E

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