A sweet ode to the animal world's mothers. This charming book describes how 45 species of animal mothers care for their young, the hard work they do and the sacrifices they make, just like human moms. Its audience will identify with the profound physical and emotional love shown by each mother. Readers will come away knowing that all of the young animals surely love their moms as much as they love theirs. Readers learn how animal mothers care for their young depending on the species and the environment, what they eat, and where they live.