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15 amazing photos of graceful penguins

Penguins are funny and cute. They are highly adapted to life in the water, even though they raise their chicks on land. We love penguins. There is something special about them. What do you think?


It's an interesting fact that some species of penguins can be found even on tropical islands, while the Emperor Penguins inhabit the area of Antarctica. The form of their body and camouflage keeps them safe in the water. Mother Nature made penguins as flightless birds, yet they do have wing-bones suited to swimming. These beautiful creatures can spend huge part of their lives in water. Moreover, they always hunt in the water.

Penguins are social birds as they prefer to live in large groups. They are loving and caring parents for their chicks. Some species of penguins lay only one egg and take great care of their precious offspring.

There is a special holiday known as Penguin Awareness Day. It's celebrated annually on the 20th of January. So you are welcome to enjoy the marvelous pics we've chosen for you and send your compliments to sweet penguins!

Do you like the pics? Which of them do you like most? Please, tell us about your choice in the comments below!



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123 Comments
Linda Wells-Schultz
Love them all ....
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Jan 13, 2020 8:20PM
hoganstephanie
I like the one with the two penguins that are using their beaks to hug each other plus the one of the whole family love all animals!!!
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Dec 17, 2019 5:15PM
Romy Romero
Amazing pictures
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Dec 7, 2019 9:54AM
Kathleen Byrne
Mother father baby out for a stroll
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Nov 23, 2019 6:03PM
Sue Ebisuzaki
I liked the one of the father and mother and baby in the middle.
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Nov 20, 2019 10:52AM
Maqsood Baluch
BEAUTIFUL and INTERESTING, THANKS.
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Oct 16, 2019 12:40PM
ninakamwene
I love all of them! The African and couple Emperors with their chick Precious. Alrighty then as January 20 is my birthday. I will always hold them in my heart.
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Sep 5, 2019 1:59AM
marinaking
13 & 15 are my favs!
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Aug 23, 2019 9:12AM
Lorna J Zaffini
Too hard to pick one picture over the others. They are all quite beautiful.
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Aug 22, 2019 6:22PM
madelinejakeboyer
Gentoo! Actually, ALL Penquins❗🐧
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Aug 19, 2019 10:08AM
Sarita McVeigh
We have little blue eyes penguins in New Zealand.
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Aug 18, 2019 4:54PM
Darlene Hanson
The baby ones.
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Aug 10, 2019 7:16PM
Lynne Cage
Love penguins 🐧 We have little fairy penguins in Victoria Oz
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Aug 7, 2019 3:50AM
Bob Pam Hanna
Actually, I like ALL the Emperor Penguin's & their chicks. Also the Mother & Father with their one chick. Beautiful, all of them.
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Aug 6, 2019 4:05PM
roblinhotel
Love them all, especially #15. #7 was interesting ... never saw these before!
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Aug 5, 2019 10:37AM

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