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Some common mammals in the U.S. are deer, bears, elephants, lions and dogs. Bats, monkeys, whales and rodents are also considered mammals. Humans are of course another common mammal in the U.S. More »

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As of 2015, there are about 5,000 known kinds or species of mammals. Mammals as a group are divided into three main kinds: placental mammals, marsupials, and monotremes, More »

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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and The Smithsonian National Zoological Park offer mammal indexes on their respective websites. An alphabetized list of mammals is also available at A-Z-Animals.com. Click th... More »

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