Methods States Use to Choose
their State Animals
|These were the methods we found that states used to choose
their state animals. This will give you an idea of how to have your state
choose an animal if you don't have one.
||The state legislature votes to choose an animal.
||The children of the state elect the state animal.
||Some states don't have an official animal, but have an unofficial
animal chosen by tradition and a particular animal population.
||A civic group chooses the state animal
||Some states couldn't make up mind and have several animals.