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Animal Group Congregation Names


Alligators congregation
Antelopes herd
Ants colony, army, swarm
Asses pace
Badgers cete
Bats colony
Bears sloth, sleuth
Beavers colony
Bees grist, hive, swarm
Birds fleet, flight, flock, parcel, pod, volery
Bitterns sedge, siege
Boars sounder, singular
Bucks brace, clash
Buffalo herd
Butterflies flutter
Buzzards wake
Camels train, caravan, flock
Caribou herd
Caterpillars army
Cats clowder, (kittens are a kindle)
Cattle drove, herd
Chickens brood, peep
Chicks clutch, chattering
Cobras quiver
Cockroaches intrusion
Colts rag, rake
Cormorants gulp
Cows kine
Crocodiles bask, float
Crows murder, horde
Cubs litter
Curlews herd
Deer herd
Dogs pack, litter, kennel
Dolphins pod
Donkeys drove, herd, pace
Dotterels trip
Doves arc, dule, flight, paddling, pitying, piteousness
Ducks paddling, flock, raft, team
Eagles aerie, convocation
Eels bed, swarm
Elephants herd, memory
Elks gang, herd
Emus mob
Ferrets business
Finches charm
Fish school, shoal, haul, catch, run, drought
Flamingos stand, flamboyance
Flies swarm, cloud, business
Foxes leash, skulk, troop
Frogs army
Geese gaggle, skein
Giraffes herd, corps, tower
Gnats swarm, cloud, horde
Goats flock, herd, tribe, trip
Goldfinches charm
Goldfish troubling, glint
Gorillas band, troop
Grasshoppers cloud
Greyhounds leash
Gulls colony
Hares down, husk
Hawks boil, cast, kettle
Hens brood
Herons sedge, siege
Herrings shoal
Hippopotamuses bloat
Hogs drift, passel, parcel
Horses herd, band, string, team, stable, troop
Hounds pack, mute, brace, cry
Hyenas cackle
Jays party, scold, band
Jellyfish smack, brood
Kangaroos herd, mob, troop
Larks exaltation, ascension
Leopards leap
Lions pride
Lizards lounge
Locusts plague
Magpies tiding
Mallards sord
Martens richness
Mice nest
Moles company, labor, movement
Monkeys troop, barrel
Moose herd
Mules pack, span, barren
Nightingales watch
Otters romp
Owls parliament
Oxen team, yoke, drove
Parrots company, pandemonium
Partridges covey
Peacocks muster, ostentation
Pelicans pod
Penguins colony, rookery, waddle (on land) -- raft (in water)
Pheasants bouquet, nye, nest, nide
Pigeons flight, flock
Pigs drift, drove, litter, sounder, team, passel
Plovers congregation, wing
Porcupines prickle
Porpoises school, herd, pod, shoal, crowd
Prairie Dogs coterie
Quail bevy, covey
Rabbits colony, nest, warren, herd, litter, down, husk
Raccoons gaze
Rats colony, pack, plague, swarm
Rattlesnakes rhumba
Ravens unkindness
Rhinoceroses crash
Roebucks bevy
Sardines family
Seals pod, herd, rookery
Sharks school, shiver, herd
Sheep down, drove, flock, pack, hurtle, trip, fold
Snakes den, nest, pit, bed, knot
Sparrows host
Spiders clutter
Squirrels dray, scurry
Starlings chattering, murmuration
Storks mustering, mustering
Swallows flight
Swans bevy, herd, wedge, bank
Swifts flock
Swine sounder, drift, herd
Teals spring
Tigers ambush, streak
Toad knot, nest
Trout hover
Turkeys raft, rafter
Turtledoves dule, pitying
Turtles bale, dole
Vipers generation, nest
Walruses herd, pod
Weasels pack, colony
Whales pod, gam, herd, school
Wild Cats destruction
Wildfowl plump
Wolves pack, rout
Wombats wisdom
Woodcocks fall
Woodpeckers descent
Zebras crossing, herd, zeal