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Ho do you classify flamingos?Poultry????

Discussion in 'Games, Jokes, and Fun!' started by chicken_angler, Oct 10, 2008.

  1. chicken_angler

    chicken_angler Coop Constructist

    Jun 23, 2008
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    if not poultry, what exactly are they classified as? Mammals maybe?


    Thanks to anyone with a guess!
     
  2. sdshoars

    sdshoars Chillin' With My Peeps

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    not a mammal. its a bird!!!
     
  3. crtrlovr

    crtrlovr Still chillin' with my peeps

    waterfowl
     
  4. crtrlovr

    crtrlovr Still chillin' with my peeps

    or maybe wading birds
     
  5. chicken_angler

    chicken_angler Coop Constructist

    Jun 23, 2008
    a house
    Ok i just wondered if they were classified poultry like chickens, ducks, and geese.

    I think they might be waterfowl. I will look that up in a while.
     
  6. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    I believe they are wading birds.
     
  7. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    they are in the shore bird class, many birds like herrons and eggrets are in this shore bird class.
     

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