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Re: More Pelican Madness

Post by Matt Quinn » Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:04 am

You know, Minnie, you won't be able to see this behavior again without hearing the song. You're welcome. Matt
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Post by St3v3M » Tue Feb 27, 2018 4:40 am

Pelicans are social birds so it's hard to get them alone. And ya, it's pouch yoga... Pelican Grace - Did You Know?
"Pelicans perform strange-looking exercises to stretch and maintain their pouch in a brand of pelican yoga. They will gape, holding their mouths wide open. In another pose, they point the bill straight up to the sky, stretching the pouch. Or most evocatively, a bird will turn its pouch completely inside out by forcing it over its breast."

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