Animal Moment – Chickens


According to a Bristol University professor, chickens are smarter than human toddlers.   New chicks can keep can track of up to five numbers.  They can also grasp the concept that an item that is out of sight still exists, something that human babies don’t understand until age one.  Read more here.


Animal Moment – The Pudú

I only learned about this species of deer a few months ago.   According to Wikipedia, pudú are the smallest species of deer, ranging in size from 32 to 44 centimeters (13 to 17 in) tall, and up to 85 centimeters (33 in) long.  Unfortunately, they are on the endangered species list due to over-hunting and loss of habitat.  I hope we are able to enjoy the beauty of these remarkable animals for generations to come.

Enjoy the video!