Mammals that Start with K
Published: April 23, 2021
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Mammals that Start with the Letter K
Kai Ken are a very rare breed of dog from Japan, though pure breeds are even harder to come by.
Can run up to 35 miles per hour (56km).
Females have a deep pouch on their front!
Merriam’s kangaroo rats literally never have to drink water
They are born black, and turn gray-blue as they age.
Bucks grow new antlers every year.
Kiko goats breed year-round, and they are not good at defending themselves.
Typically consumes over 200 kg of food a day!
This hybrid breed is the largest among the shepherd class.
The kinkajou is a nimble forest-dwelling mammal of Central and South America.
Once raised to hunt dangerous game like boar, today's kishu ken are more likely to be used as guard dogs.
The kit fox is the smallest canid in North America.
Spends up to 80% of the time sleeping or resting!
The kodkod is among the smallest species of cats in the entire world
If Kooikerhondjes look familiar, it’s because old Dutch masters like Rembrandt and Jan Steen liked to paint them.
The name "koolie" comes from the German mispronunciation of "collie."
Lives in herds of up to 24 individuals!
Ownership of this dog was once restricted to the Hungarian nobility
Alphabetical List of Mammals that Start with K
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