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.


Sometimes, you crave an animal book that goes beyond the obvious cast of characters. When you're done reading about dogs, cats, and cows, check out super-chill Sparky the sloth, who makes for an unusual pet in this touching and funny book.

Available at amazon.com, $7.27.


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

— Oz Spies

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