The Commonwealth of Virginia has 35 “official designations.” They range from the official beverage (milk) and rock (Nelsonite) to the official television series (“Song of the Mountains,” a PBS program showcasing Appalachian music). More than half a dozen of the designations involve animals. 

* 1. The state bird is the _______________.

* 2. The state dog is the _______________.

* 3. The state insect is the _______________.

* 4. The state freshwater fish is the _______________.

* 5. The state snake is the _______________.