A Little Collective Something...

Here's a short round-up of some of the more unusual
collective nouns you night encounter in the countryside.

Badgers - cast
Caterpillars - army
Cattle - drove
Crows - murder
Doves - dole
Eggs - clutch
Falcons - charm
Ferrets - business
Foxes - skulk
Goats - trip
Grasshoppers - cluster
Grouse - brace
Hares - down
Hawks - kettle
Hedgehogs - prickle
Herons - siege
Hounds - cry
Larks - exaltation
Magpies - tiding
Nightingales - watch
Owls - parliament
Plovers - congregation
Ponies - string
Ravens - unkindness
Snipe - wisp
Sparrows - host
Squirrels - dray
Swallows - flight
Swine - drift
Toads - knot
Trout - hover
Wild Boars - sounder
Woodpeckers - descent

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