Have a baby or toddler who loves visiting the zoo and waving to all the neighborhood dogs? Then we have some books for you. Your little one will love learning animal sounds while flipping through these stories packed with pictures of cute and cuddly animals. Below, you’ll find 11 fantastic animal-themed books, from old favorites to soon-to-be classics, that will turn your animal lover into a bookworm.

Baby Animals Take a Nap

Want your little one to drift off to dreamland? This collection of snoozing animal friends just might encourage your babe to go to sleep. Sweet illustrations combine with interesting facts about animal sleeping patterns (dolphins nap while they swim!) in this sturdy board book.

Available at amazon.com, $6.99.


What are your favorite animal-themed books for babies and toddlers?

— Oz Spies

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