100 Collective Nouns for Animals in English

100 Collective Nouns for Animals in English! A collective noun is a word that refers to a group of objects as a whole. The majority of collective nouns in ordinary speech are not limited to one type of thing, such as the word “group,” which can refer to people, dogs, or other objects. Below is the list of collective nouns for animals:

Related: Collective Nouns for People

Collective Nouns for Animals

  • troop of monkeys
  • spring of teal
  • nursery of raccoons
  • litter of pigs
  • flock of ostrich
  • family of otters
  • descent of woodpeckers
  • crash of rhinoceros
  • cluster of cats
  • trip of sheep
  • parliament of owls
  • nest of rabbits
  • mutation of thrush
  • muster of peacocks
  • herd of wrens
  • gang of elk
  • flight of swallows
  • army of caterpillars
  • suit of mallard
  • school of dolphins
  • pride/troop of lions
  • nest of mice
  • labour of moles
  • herd of swine
  • flight of woodcock
  • bevy of roe deer
  • unkindness of ravens
  • swarm of eels
  • string of racehorses
  • nest of snakes
  • herd of asses
  • desert of lapwings
  • colony of rats
  • army of ants
  • trip of dotterel
  • smuck of jellyfish
  • rookery of seals
  • pack of wolves
  • litter of kittens
  • crowd of starlings
  • covey of partridges
  • cast of falcons
  • tiding of magpies
  • stud of mares
  • rookery of penguins
  • kit of pigeons
  • herd of cattle
  • drift of quail
  • company of widgeon
  • barren of mules
  • wisp of snipe
  • pandemonium of parrots
  • knot of toads
  • hill of ruffs
  • herd of kangaroos
  • family of sardines
  • cast of
  • bevy of larks
  • yoke of oxen
  • shrewdness of apes
  • riches of martens
  • litter of pups
  • leap of leopards
  • flight of insects
  • clutter of spiders
  • building of rooks
  • ambush of tigers
  • watch of nightingales
  • serration of sparrows
  • parade of elephants
  • knob of wildfowl
  • kennel of dogs
  • farrow of piglets
  • drey of squirrels
  • dopping of sheldrake
  • colony of whales

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