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Examples of animals classified as mammals include elephants, dogs, whales and rhinoceroses. Humans, koala bears and horses are other examples of animals in the class Mammalia. Characteristics of mammals include milk glands for feeding young, fur or hair and being warm-b...

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Mammals have characteristics in their cells and bodies that help classify them as mammals. All mammals are vertebrates, are endothermic, have hair on their bodies and produce milk in order to feed their young.

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Mammals, unlike other animals, have hair, mammary glands and give birth to live young. Mammals have a regular body temperature and a four-chambered heart.

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Dogs are mammals. They are warm-blooded, which means they generate the heat of their own bodies. They have fur, and mother dogs feed their young with milk produced by their bodies.

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Humans are classified as mammals. Like other mammals, humans have body hair, suckle their young with milk produced from special glands on their chests, possess differentiated teeth and a four-chambered heart, and become pregnant rather than lay eggs.

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Birds are not mammals. They don't have fur, and they don't nurse their young with milk as mammals do; however, birds share some traits with mammals. They are warm blooded and can eat a wide variety of food, from fruits and seeds to reptiles, fish, small mammals and othe...

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A fish is not a mammal. Mammals are animals that are warm-blooded, breathe air, possess hair and give birth to live young that they feed milk from mammary glands. Fish are cold-blooded, extract oxygen from water, have scales and lay eggs.