Friday, March 4, 2016
However, recent fossil discoveries in hearts, bones, skeletons, and even feathers from dinosaurs have blurred the line between these extinct creatures and modern birds. This doesn’t mean dinosaurs were not reptiles. The research suggests that birds are part of that group as well.
Currently, PSC does not exhibit any birds and so Animal Care decided to start with a bird that is rugged, that everyone knows, and could be observed hatching. We chose a bird that lots of Seattleites keep in their yards, and know how to care for.
We present the humble but amazing chicken!
Seattle Farm Coop has offered to accept the extra chicks. They also helped us with early care for our new hatchlings and got them off to a healthy start.
web cam. After that, the brood heads to their permanent home with a devoted Seattle chicken keeper.