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Animal Songs
& Stories

Animal Songs is a knees-up new children's record by Susie Tallman that will delight and inspire the entire family. For over 30 witty fun-filled tracks, listeners re-discover beloved animal tunes in lively new arrangements.


Songs are delivered in a humorous playful manner that engages children and parents on all levels of creativity. The playful symphony of guitars, ukuleles, train whistles, banjos, accordions, and even clanging spoons and good ole' people whistling, will delight and inspire all listeners. 

Animal Songs will march, pop, bounce, cucaracha, and energetically conga its way into the award-winning Rock Me Baby Collection; it is certain to become a family favourite. Animal Songs presents a whole new chapter of musical entertainment for fans of Susie Tallman, and is sure to please children and parents alike. From playful to educational – this music is mood-lifting memorable musical experience.


Overall, this eighth record reflects Tallman's knack for stacking on the fun. Instrumentalized with get-you-moving guitar, accordions, train whistles, ukulele and banjo riffs, Animal Songs has the power to coax parents and littlest listeners onto the kitchen floor to bounce up and move to the freshest beat of familiar classics blown in from the music nostalgia vault. This crazy colorful music carousel spins a transfusion of energy into the family household or classroom, thereby setting the stage for a mood-lifting memorable musical experience. Children will want to listen again and again.  

Kate Jones, Journalist 2012


Actor Michael Reily Burke performing on

Albuquerque is a Turkey.


Story teller Laurie Magovern reciting James the Dinosaur story.



  1. Animal Fair

  2. Turkey In The Straw

  3. Tingalayo with Erin Moody

  4. Four Jolly Pink Pigs with Nigel Harrison (from Blondie)

  5. James The Dinosaur Story with Laurie Magovern

  6. Dino Dance with Jordan & Greg O'Connor

  7. Bought Me A Cat

  8. Monkeys On The Bed

  9. Teddy Bear's Picnic

  10. Little Bunny Foo Foo

  11. Albuquerque Is A Turkey with Michael Reilly Burke

  12. Mmm Ahh Went The Little Green Frog with Ms. Shelly & Corrales Elementary Kids

  13. Git Along, Little Dogies

  14. Tiny Tim The Turtle

  15. The Two Turtles Story with Laurie Magovern

  16. The Bear Went Over The Mountain with Erin Murphy 

  17. Pop Goes The Weasel

  18. The Skunk Song

  19. The Fox Song with Richard Pleasance

  20. Five Little Speckled Frogs

  21. Mary Had A Little Lamb 

  22. Little Peter Rabbit with Peter Maslen (from Boom Crash Opera)

  23. Six Little Ducks

  24. The Three Little Kittens Story with Jane Bayly

  25. La Cucaracha

  26. The Owl And The Pussycat

  27. Five Little Ducks

  28. Itsy Bitsy Spider

  29. Ten Monkeys On The Bed with Greg O'Connor (from Boom Crash Opera)

  30. Kookaburra

  31. Old MacDonald

  32. Over In The Meadow


You can hear the one and only Nigel Harrison on bass on Four Jolly Pink Pigs.


Miss Shelly the well-known children's music teacher contributed to Mmm Ahh Went the Little Green Frogs!

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