Official Texas state critters

Texas has numerous official state animals. The official state bird is, of course, the mockingbird. The official large mammal is the Texas longhorn, and the official small animal is the nine-banded armadillo. The official flying mammal is the Mexican freetailed bat. The official state dog is the Blue Lacy, a breed of working dog that had its origins in the state in the mid-19th century. The…

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