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Horse poems - Horse poems are a popular subset of Australian animal poems.  

Dog poems - Dog poems have been written in Australian since the nineteenth century.

Cat poems - Cat poems are usually either funny poems or sad poems.

Title Surname First Name
Old Pardon, the Son of Reprieve Paterson, A. B., 'Banjo'
An Idyll of Dandaloo Paterson, A. B., 'Banjo'
Bell Birds Kendall, Henry
The Kangaroo Field, Barron
Frogs in Chorus Paterson, A. B., 'Banjo'
Weary Will Paterson, A. B., 'Banjo'
Old Man Platypus Paterson, A. B., 'Banjo'
Fur And Feathers Paterson, A. B., 'Banjo'
Benjamin Bandicoot Paterson, A. B., 'Banjo'
Why The Jackass Laughs Paterson, A. B., 'Banjo'
The Gentle Water Bird Neilson, John Shaw
The Nightingale Daley, Victor J.
Good Dog, Rover Grant, Jamie
Dog's Vigil Tsaloumas, Dimitris
Childhood Terror Davies, Luke
The Elegant Rabbit McMaster, Rhyll
Pigs Salom, Philip
Cows Salom, Philip
Possum and Dog Kelen, S. K.
House of Rats Kelen, S. K.
Sheep Porter, Hal
Herding Cows Beaver, Bruce
The Great Baboons Hope, A. D.
Twelve Sheep Dutton, Geoffrey
The Fox Dutton, Geoffrey
Love and Solace Dutton, Geoffrey
In Memoriam, Dolly the Dugong Dutton, Geoffrey
Snake Campbell, David
Le Wombat Campbell, David
Lizard and Stone Campbell, David
Butchers' Budgies O'Connor, Mark
A Quokkle Of Pelicans O'Connor, Mark
Crocodile Zen O'Connor, Mark
Tigers Allen, Richard James
Penguins Caddy, Caroline
The Great Whales Caddy, Caroline
Three Four with a Ferret Page, Geoff
Magpie and Philosopher Page, Geoff
Fox In A Tree Stump Beveridge, Judith
The Lyre Birds Beveridge, Judith
Marsupial Beveridge, Judith
The Caterpillars Beveridge, Judith
Monarch Butterflies Beveridge, Judith
Ladybirds Beveridge, Judith
Mud Crabs, Low Tide Beveridge, Judith
White Peacock Beveridge, Judith
The Herons Beveridge, Judith
The Pairing Of Terns O'Connor, Mark
Fish Allen, Richard James