Happy Animal Valentine's Day!

February 2007
Scholastic News -- Edition 1;Feb2007, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p1
The article presents several Valentine's Day-themed cards that exhibit the friendship among animals. Some of the animals mentioned such as sea anemone, clown fish, zebra, crocodile, butterfly, sea turtle and remora. Moreover, step-by-step instructions on sending a card for the Valentine's Day occasion are enumerated.


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