Puffin Everything

Puffling

Puffling Originally uploaded by r.cross27 Stretching her or his wings to fly… what a sweet little puffling. The caption reads: Puffin chick, Taken at skomer Island,...

Puffling

Puffling Originally uploaded by kirsty_halbert The caption reads: Puffins at the RSPB Sanctuary in the Hebridies… I heard one little girl say to her friend: “Look! Pufflings!” to which her friend replied: “It’s puff-INS…....

Watch pufflings hatch LIVE (Mid-June 2010)

Shetland.org has set up a live Puffin web cam and they are currently waiting for some pufflings to hatch! They are thought to be hatching between June 10th and June 15th! This means we can actually WATCH a puffling being hatched LIVE! How fantastic would that be!? A miracle for certain. And it is not like these little sea clowns won’t amuse us in the meanwhile, right?...

Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (and tufted puffins!)

Talking to the Zookeepers pays off!! Next time you visit a zoo—say hello and don’t be afraid to ask questions! Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium currently has 20 tufted puffins in its exhibit, 9 males and 11 females. The tufted puffins range in age from 1 to 31. They currently have the oldest living puffin in captivity at 31 years of age!! He is only 3 years younger than me! =) Not only is he the oldest...

Rescuing Pufflings

I stumbled across this photo on google and thought it was so adorable I had to share. It is not just the photo but the story which you can read all about here (and see more photos!!!!)

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