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Offline GrandpaTom

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All in a row
« on: June 02, 2020, 02:37:39 PM »
Is this what is meant by having your ducks in a row???  56 of them

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Re: All in a row
« Reply #1 on: June 02, 2020, 04:08:57 PM »
How does that happen  :confused:

They don't lay that many eggs, do they?

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Re: All in a row
« Reply #2 on: June 02, 2020, 04:23:58 PM »
The article says a mother duck is like a day care center and will watch over many newborns.

Scientists noticed that this is common in Mergansers, but not all of the ducklings are related to the mother duck. Itís more like a daycare system, or a creche, for ducklings
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