Apps for Moms: Awesome Animal Apps
Got an animal lover on your hands? Keep 'em from monkeying around with these animal apps for your smartphone!
- Spot the Jungle Animal, 99 cents (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)
Let your tot go on safari without ever leaving the high chair! Spot the Jungle Animal introduces toddlers to the sights and sounds of the jungle and encourages them to identify the different animals they encounter.
- Zoola, $3.99 (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android [free])
Zoola is a super-adorable educational app that introduces your kid to animal families and the sounds they make. You'll both love the HD photos of mommy, daddy and baby animals and the sound clips your kid can hoot along with!
- Balloonimals Pop!, 99 cents (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)
Keep Ziggy the T-Rex afloat by tilting him toward bubbles and away from pointy objects! This app's fun sounds, silly animations and addicting gameplay will keep you—errr, your kids—entertained for hours! (Psst ... there's a similar app for Android here!)
- Animal Creator, 99 cents (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)
Animal Creator lets your kids take parts from real-life animals to make new, fantastical creatures! Easy-to-use editing tools let kids add color and background images, or rotate and resize their animals. There's even a button to hear what the new animal might sound like!
- Ten Giggly Gorillas, $2.99 (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)
OK, so they're not gorillas—hello, they have tails!—but your kid is gonna love tickling these cute little primates till they fall out of their tree. Knock 'em all out for a cute surprise!