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70-Year-Old Flamingo Lays First Egg
Photo by KhairilAzharJunos/Shutterstock.com At the ripe age of 70, a greater flamingo in English captivity laid her first egg. Gertrude, one member of a 60-plus flamingo flamboyance at Pensthorpe Nature Preserve in Norfolk, England, achieved the life milestone last month....
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facts about flamingos
Flamingos are one of the most entrancing and interesting pieces of life on this planet. Known for its pink plumage, one-legged pose, and a preference for the tropical, the fabulous fowl is a popular animal among Americans and beyond. Those...
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How Many Chicks Does a Flamingo Have Per Year?
Photo by OndrejChvatal/Shutterstock.com Unless you’re having twins, triplets, or something even more sinister, humans don’t have more than one baby per year. At least, women don’t. Is it the same for the fabulous fowl? Do flamingos also only generally have just...
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Do Flamingos Have Friends?
Photo by StephanKogelman/Shutterstock.com Flamingos are often found in a large group, known as a flamboyance. It’s rare for them to be found alone in pretty much any setting. This begs the question: do flamingos have friends? You don’t get to...
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When Is Flamingo Mating Season?
Photo by Ladyshutterstock/Shutterstock.com Spring is here, which begs the question for flamingo lovers everywhere: when is flamingo mating season? It’s now May, and that means we’re in the middle of spring. For humans, that means time to enjoy the warm weather, and for...
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