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Unformatted text preview: Their mate is theirs for the rest all their lives. Penguins breed in colonies. The most common area of breeding is in rookeries. Females will usually lay 2 eggs at a time. The first egg is usually the weakling and will most often die. Male penguins will loose a majority of their body weight incubating the eggs. This accumulates for some good penguin facts. Here is a Youtube video showing you an example of these penguin colonies. Molting Every year a penguin goes through the process of Molting. This is when they shed their feathers and grow new ones. Penguins dont eat nor do they swim during this three week process. Watch this penguin facts Youtube molting video....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course SPC 1600 taught by Professor Mjwagner during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.
- Spring '08