Homes & Shelters — Wilton Library
137 Old Ridgefield Road Wilton, CT 06897 Tel: 203-762-3950

Homes & Shelters

Animal Homes

Animals live in a variety of different kinds of homes from holes in the ground, to caves, to nests and trees. Come explore where some animals live.

BioKids: Bird’s Nests

Read about the different types of nests birds build.


Learn about the two different kinds of igloos, and find out who lives in them.

PBS Kids: Animal Homes

Click on the “Animal Homes” icon to watch a short video from Curious George and PBS Kids. (Make sure to wait for the entire video to load before viewing.)

NestWhose home is it?

Match up the animal or person with their correct home.