The mother elk and 2 babies are sniffing
the metal handle of the bear-proof trash bin.
I remember the instructions for city people:
3 football fields of space between you &
the elk if their babies are with them.
Browse the list below for poems about animals and pets. To find poems about specific animals, enter a keyword into the search bar above.
|2010||Testy Pony||Zachary Schomburg|
|1863||At the Zoo||William Makepeace Thackeray|
|1731||The Snail||William Cowper|
|1920||Flamingo Dreams||William Saphier|
|1794||The Tyger||William Blake|
|1804||from The Kitten and Falling Leaves||William Wordsworth|
|1794||The Fly||William Blake|
|1923||Leda and the Swan||W. B. Yeats|
|2012||The Future is an Animal||Tina Chang|