Saturday, February 21, 2015

Fact of the Day: Bird Parenting

Female puffins typically only lay one egg a year. Both the mother and father help raise the baby bird when it hatches. 

18 comments:

MELODY JACOB said...

nice, thks for sharing
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Dixie@dcrelief said...

Kind of like penguins :)

Joy said...

Almost like humans:)

Bob Bushell said...

Love the Puffins.

Emmylou said...

Cool:) Agree with the comment above...almost like humans.

Emmylou said...

And I finally finished the 5th GoT book....yeah...that Ramsay is something else! No redemption for that loser.

Pat Hatt said...

Bet they are better at it than some humans too

Holy Ghost Writer said...

Much like people

NanaDiana said...

I did not know that- They are such comical looking birds!

Christine said...

Very interesting, I just checked they are birds not mammals.

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Cute birds

Linda said...

This is such a lovely fact, Adam. :)

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Sort of like penguins, eh?

Mary Kirkland said...

These birds are favorites of the documentaries. I've seen lots of videos about them.

stephen Hayes said...

Both parents participating in child rearing have to give the offspring a better chance at life.

bj said...

They are so funny...love these birds.

The Happy Whisk said...

Cool beaners.

Caro * said...

Very cute :)