Animal Poems

The animal kingdom is filled with almost an infinite variety of creatures. Scientists discover new species and sub species every year. Each one is a wonder onto itself and one could labor for years to uncover its secrets. It is an unfortunate fact that the closest that most of us get to wildlife is through bars at the zoo. Our urban lifestyle has the effect of cutting us off from the glorious world of the animal kingdom. Every animal has a lesson to teach us that we are not hearing. We may think that we have evolved away from contact with animal kingdom, the question is, at what cost?

Nature Poems about Animals

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Whales: An Innocent Death
By Chelsie Woodhead
As the gentle giants swim through the sea,
Not expecting a thing,
A sharp metal object is heading their way,
And they feel a sharp sting.

They donít know what happened,
But they ..........
Votes: 341,  Rating: 4.3 , 11 Stories
A View Of A Cat
By Stephanie

I
sleep on
your bed, making
it my own, and
..........
Votes: 131,  Rating: 4.29
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Are There Pawprints In Heaven?
I hear of a place that is made of gold,
a place where we shall never grow old,
But one answer I have not heard at all,
will there be paw prints from my little dog?
He promised us joy ..........
Votes: 176,  Rating: 4.23
Ant Flying Day
By Antonia Armstrong
With Unlocked eyes
and finally sure of her status,
she scrambles alongside the ones,
who've spent their days waiting
for this nuptial flight,
for this self excavation,
for the ..........
Votes: 14,  Rating: 4.14
Tiger Dance
Sleek, slender, cracking whip
dip, arch, circle,
agile, quick, deceitfully frail,
Is the delicate Art of the tiger Tail

Sharp, focused, all seeing orbs
dart, stalk, ..........
Votes: 113,  Rating: 4.08
The Eagle Soars

Our American Bald Eagle stands bold and proud
Representing our nation's liberty,
Soaring effortlessly above the shores
Peering down at the majestic sea.


Its wings caress ..........
Votes: 62,  Rating: 4.06
Animal
I was born one day to the sunny sky;
The light was quite a surprise.
My mother fed me and kept me warm,
While I was small in size.

I had a brother, close to my age,
To play with ..........
Votes: 115,  Rating: 4.02
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Horse and Rider Poem, The Lift
By Deanna L. Seiden
Hoofed feet steadily pound the ground,
furred perked ears carefully swivel round and round.
The wind whips by, masking any distracting sound.

A braided tail sways in the breeze,
the ..........
Votes: 30,  Rating: 3.97
The Cardinals Song
By Emily G. Seberger
2002,
was the year,
that my grandmother past away,
and if she was alive,
this is what she'd say,
I love cardinals,
so gentle and so kind,
especially the red ones,
cause their ..........
Votes: 17,  Rating: 3.94
Beauty Of Love
By Misganaw Chekole
as I whisper goodbye to nature
with this tiny bird in the palm of my hands
beautiful golden colors start to surround me
smelling a hint of heaven in my soul
they can take away my ..........
Votes: 26,  Rating: 3.77
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