Riddles are not only fun but they are also great for kids’ development. Here is a large collection of animal riddles for kids. READ MORE NOW.
Animal riddles for kids
I have soft fur.
I hop in bushes.
I wiggle my little nose
and thump my great big feet.
What am I?(A BUNNY)
I run in the pasture.
People ride me.
I say “Nay, Nay.”
What am I?(A Horse)
I fly in the air.
I eat seeds and worms.
I say “Tweet, Tweet.”
What am I?(A Bird)
I am soft and fluffy.
I rub against people.
I say “Meow, Meow.”
What am I?(A Cat)
I slither on my tummy.
I scare some people.
I say “Hiss, Hiss.”
What am I?(A Snake)
We live in shells.
We eat bugs and fruit.
Some of us SNAP!
What are we?(Turtles)
I hatch from an egg.
I swim in water.
Then I grow legs.
Soon I will hop on the ground.
I say “Ribbit, Ribbit, CROAK.”
What am I?(A Frog)
Dog and Cat Riddles
What do dogs and trees have in common?Bark.
Which animals make the best pets?Cats, because they are purr-fect.
Why don’t dogs make good dancers?Because they have two left feet.
When the dog sat down on a piece of sandpaper, what did he say?Ruff!
What is a dog’s favorite dessert?Pupcakes.
What goes tick, tock, woof, woof, tick, tock, woof, woof?A watch dog.
Why are cats good at video games?Because they have nine lives.
Where did the little kitties go for their field trip?To the mew-seum.
What kind of dog does Dracula have?A bloodhound.
What did the dalmatian say after he ate?That hit the spots.
Wild Animal Riddles
What is the same size and shape as an elephant but weighs nothing?The elephant’s shadow.
Why do mother kangaroos hate rainy days?Because the kids have to play inside.
How did the little skunk call his mother?On a smell phone.
Why is a snail stronger than an elephant?Because a snail carries his house on his back, and an elephant just carries his trunk.
Why do you call a baby whale?A little squirt.
Why are leopards bad at hide-and-seek?Because they are always spotted.
Why are elephants so poor?Because they work for peanuts.
What do snakes study in school?Hiss-tory.
What career is an octopus perfect for?The army.
How many babies did the mother skunk have?A “phew.”
Riddles About Birds
What did the duck say to the comedian?You quack me up.
Why did the chicken end up in the soup pot?Because it ran out of cluck.
Why was the turkey always in trouble?For using fowl language.
Who stole the soap?The robber ducky.
Someone said you sound like an owl.Who?
How does a penguin build its house?Igloos it together.
What do you give a sick bird?Tweet-ment!
Why do seagulls live by the sea?If they lived by the bay, they would be bagels.
What kind of bird works construction?A crane.
Why do birds fly south for the winter?It’s too far to walk.
What did one bee say to the other?“Time’s fun when you’re having flies!”
How do fleas get around town?By itch-hiking.
What confused the baby ant?That all of its uncles were ants.
Why is it so hard to comb a bee’s hair?Because they have honeycombs.
How did the little bee get to school?On the school buzz.
What did one firefly say to the other?“You glow, girl!”
What’s the biggest moth?A mammoth.
What goes “Zzub, zzub”?A bee flying backward.
What do you call a bee’s back end?It’s bee-hind.
What was the snail doing on the highway?One mile an hour.
Have a great time with animal riddles for kids and don’t forget to share the laughter and mental stimulation with others!