FERAL CHILDREN By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 This term is applied to children that reportedly have been raised by wild animals and isolated from human contact. An example is the wolf children of India. FERAL CHILDREN: "Feral children are those reportedly raised by animals." Related Psychology Terms FREEZING BEHAVIOR SCHIZOID DISORDER OF CHILDHOOD OR ADOLESCENCE LYCANTHROPY ANIMAL RIGHTS CONVERGENT STRABIS SOCIAL ANIMAL FREE-FEEDING WEIGHT BEDLAM FOOD CACHING ATTACHMENT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FERAL CHILDREN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/feral-children/ (accessed April 20, 2021).