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The Animal Barrel is a type of barrel that appears in Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest and Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble!. Whenever the player jumps into one of these, they will transform into certain a type of Animal Buddy, as indicated by the picture on the barrel. Getting a DK Barrel while turned into an Animal Buddy will grant the player an extra hit point. The Kongs turn back to their old selves once they have passed a No Animal Sign.

List of Animal Barrels[]




Parry is the only Animal Buddy that doesn't have an animal barrel.