What Is a Baby Porcupine Called?


A porcupine's offspring is called a porcupette. When born, a porcupette has soft quills which are harmless but only last for a few days after which they become potent defensive weapons like those of the adults.
Q&A Related to "What Is a Baby Porcupine Called"
The needles on porcupines are called "quills.
Whales typically give birth to one calf at a time, although twin fetuses can occur on rare occasions. Mature females of most species, including humpback, beluga and blue whales, usually
An eaglet. Embed Quote
1 Additional Answer
Ask.com Answer for: what is a baby porcupine called
A baby Porcupine is called a pup.
Explore this Topic
A group of porcupines is commonly referred to as, amusingly, a prickle while a baby porcupine is known as a porcupette. A male porcupine is referred to as a boar ...
A baby duck is actually called a duckling. A baby goose is called a gosling and a baby bird is called a hatchling or chick. ...
Baby sloths don't have a distinct name and are usually just referred to as "baby sloths." In the wild, baby sloths stick close to their ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com