The giant eggs – from one of which this little one hatched a short while ago – are the largest of any living bird (15cm long and weighing as much as two dozen chicken eggs).
Ostrich eggs are incubated by the dominant female by day and by the male by night and the chicks hatch after 35 to 45 days.
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2 Replies to “STAY-AT-HOME-FRIDAY – OSTRICH”
Christine and I love this one too. Christine says it’s beautiful!
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