Esther wrote, "I would sing this song to my brother and my younger cousins when I was very little and my grandma and my older cousins sang it to me."


"Lobito" is actually "little wolf", not "wolf cub" which is "lobato".
*Alternate version "Cinco parió, cinco crió" (Five she bore/gave birth to, five she raised).



Many thanks to Alicia Calvo for singing this song for us.

Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Cinco lobitos tiene la loba

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Esther Patruno for contributing this song and to Monique Palomares for translating it (with Lisa Yannucci) and for creating the midi tune.

¡Muchas gracias!