List of U.S. state mammals facts for kids

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This is a list of official mammals of U.S. states.

State mammals

Key: Years in parentheses are the year of adoption by the state's legislature.

List of U.S. state mammals
State Land mammal Marine mammal Wildlife mammal/animal Domestic mammal
Alabama Racking horse (state horse) (1975)
Alaska
Bigbullmoose
Moose (1998)
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Arizona
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Ring-tailed cat (1986)
Arkansas
California
Monarch the bear
California grizzly bear (1953)
Gray whale
Gray whale (1975)
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Gray Fox - Red Rock Canyon, Nevada
Grey fox (2010)
Florida
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Manatee (marine mammal) (1975)
Cracker horse 1
Florida Cracker Horse (state horse) (2008)
Bottlenose Dolphin KSC04pd0178
"Porpoise or dolphin" (salt water mammal) (1975)
Georgia
Eubalaena japonica3
Right whale (1985)
Hawaii
Moenchsrobbe 1
Hawaiian monk seal (2008)
Idaho
Appaloosa46-2
Appaloosa horse (1975)
Illinois
White-tailed deer
White-tailed deer (state animal) (1982)
Kansas
Bison Bull in Nebraska
American bison (state animal) (1955)
Kentucky
Eastern Grey Squirrel in St James's Park, London - Nov 2006 edit
Gray squirrel (state wild animal game species) (1968)
Horse-racing-4
Thoroughbred (state horse) (1996)
Louisiana
52bear
Black bear (1992)
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Catahoula Leopard Dog (state dog) (1979)
Maine
Orignal - Moose 2 (face - front view)
Moose (1979)
MaineCoonSilverTabby
Maine Coon cat (state cat) (1985)
Maryland
Applebite-Gentlemen
Thoroughbred (state horse) (2003)
MH Chesapeake
Chesapeake Bay Retriever (state dog) (1964)
Calico cat - Phoebe
Calico cat (state cat) (2001)
Massachusetts
Eubalaena glacialis with calf
Right whale (1980)
SilverMorgan
Morgan horse (state horse) (1970)
Jammlich crop
Tabby cat (state cat) (1988)
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Boston Terrier (state dog) (1979)
Michigan
Mississippi
Missouri
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Quick Trigger Missouri Fox Trotter
Missouri Fox Trotting horse (state horse) (2002)
Montana
Grizzly Bear Alaska
Grizzly bear (1983)
Nebraska
Nevada
Desert Bighorn Sheep Joshua Tree cropped
Desert bighorn sheep (1973)
New Hampshire
Mountan Laurel Ajax the Chinook dog
Chinook (state dog) (2009)
New Jersey
Quarter Horse Buckskin
Horse (1977)
New Mexico
New York
American Beaver
Beaver (1975)
North Carolina
Grey squirrel
Gray Squirrel (1969)
Plotthund Kynnagardens Ziggy Lundamo
Plott Hound (state dog) (1989)
North Dakota
Nokota Horses cropped
Nokota horse (honorary state equine) (1993)
Ohio
Oklahoma
Bison bison d
Bison (1972)
WhitetailBuck
White-tailed deer (game animal) (1990)
Raccoon female
Raccoon (furbearer) (1989)
Oregon
Castor canadensis1
American Beaver (state animal)(1969)
Pennsylvania
Great dane
Great Dane (state dog)(1965)
South Carolina
Scarred bottlenose dolphin cromarty firth 2006
Bottlenose dolphin (2009)
Boykin spaniel
Boykin Spaniel (state dog) (1985)
Marsh Tacky (heritage horse) (2010)
Nordkaper
Right whale (migratory marine mammal) (2009)
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Mule (heritage work animal) (2010)
South Dakota
Coyote by Rebecca Richardson
Coyote (1949)
Tennessee
Raccoon (Procyon lotor) 2
Raccoon (state wild animal)(1972)
Tennessee Walking Horse4
Tennessee Walking Horse (state horse) (2000)
Texas
Nine-banded Armadillo (280204298)
Nine-banded Armadillo (small mammal) (1995)
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Blue Lacy (state dog) (2005)
Texas Longhorn Steer Rocksprings
Texas Longhorn (large mammal) (1995)
Tadarida brasiliensis
Mexican Free-tailed Bat (flying) (1995)
American quarter horse
American Quarter Horse (state horse) (2009)
Utah
Rocky-mountain-elk
Rocky Mountain elk (1971)
Vermont
BayMorgan
Morgan horse (state animal) (1961)
Virginia Virginia Big-Eared Bat (state bat) (2005)
AmericanFoxhound2
American Foxhound (state dog) (1966)
Washington
OlympicMarmotImageFromNPSFlipped
Olympic marmot (endemic mammal) (2009)
Killerwhales jumping
Orca (2005)
West Virginia
Canadian Rockies - the bear at Lake Louise
Black bear (state animal) (1973)
Wisconsin
AmericanBadger
Badger (1957)
AyrshireCattle1
Dairy cow (1971)
Chien d'eau americain champion 1
American Water Spaniel (state dog) (1985)
Wyoming
American bison k5680-1
Bison (1985)

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