L is for LOBSTER
Lobsters live in the sea. They have hard shells.
The male lobster is called a cock and the female
lobster is called a hen or chicken. A baby lobster
is called a baby lobster. It takes 11 to 12 months
before the lobster eggs hatch. American people catch
about 44,000 tons of lobsters a year. A lobster eats
shrimp, small fish, snails, crabs and other lobsters.
A lobster grows from 12 inches to 24 inches. They can
live up to 15 years. He has ten legs. Eight legs are
used for walking. Lobsters belong to a group called
My Beanie Baby is Pinchers the Lobster. He was born on
June19,1993. He has claws and whiskers. He is red with
two black eyes.