Mammals that Start with Y

Updated: January 24, 2023
© Michail_Vorobyev/Shutterstock.com
Share this post on:

Jump to any letter


Mammals that start with the letter Y

A Yak
Yak

Yaks can live at altitudes up to 20,000 feet--the highest of any land-dwelling mammal.

A Yakutian Laika
Yakutian Laika

The Yakute people were likely the first to use dogs to pull sleds, so the Yakutian Laika was probably among the first sled dogs.

A Yoranian
Yoranian

These dogs are very intelligent and are great with children.

A Yorkie Bichon
Yorkie Bichon

Yorkie Bichons can come in a wide range of colors including black, white, blonde, gray, golden, or dark brown.

A Yorkie-poo
Yorkie-poo

The Yorkie-Poo originated from the hybrid poodle phase of the late 20th century

A Yorkshire Terrier
Yorkshire Terrier

Highly energetic and eager for adventure!

List of Mammals that start with the letter Y

Share this post on:
About the Author

AZ Animals is a growing team of animals experts, researchers, farmers, conservationists, writers, editors, and -- of course -- pet owners who have come together to help you better understand the animal kingdom and how we interact.

Thank you for reading! Have some feedback for us? Contact the AZ Animals editorial team.