Everyone seems to be showing off the cool things their tails can do. Bo’s is "spotty" and "aerodynamic." It even acts like a snake! Karla’s is "long, flippedy, and stripedy." Flip, Chip, and Kip have cool tails that can hold onto branches.So what’s with Max’s short little grey tail? As Mama teaches him, it turns out to be the greatest fly swatter on the African Savanna!
Mama Mirabelle: What's in a Tail? by Laura F. Marsh