The Amazing Echidna: Puggles In Pouches by Sharon Greenaway
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals.
Approx. 2,040 words.
Published on December 5, 2012 by
Echidnas have spiny hairs all over their body. This makes them look like a porcupine. Echidnas are also covered in fur. Depending on where they live, some are furrier than others. They can vary in color from very light brown to red-brown and right through to black. Did you know that the spines are really hairs? They are just very large and strong hairs. Find out more about the amazing echidna!