Pepper and Harry and been together since adolescence and raised an abandoned egg together. Harry left and Linda waddling and frolicing at the S. This entry was posted on April 27, at am and is filed under penguin post. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.
A few months ago, staff at the Sea Life Sydney Aquarium in Australia noticed a new romance blossoming between two male Gentoo penguins. As Brandon Specktor reports for Live Science , the same-sex penguin partners have now taken their relationship to the next level and are incubating a foster egg. The biological parents of the foster egg did not even notice it was gone, she added. Sphen and Magic, on the other hand, seem quite thrilled about their baby-to-be.
TORONTO — Splitting up a pair of potentially homosexual African penguins and pairing them with females might sound anti-gay, but keepers at the Toronto Zoo insist they are simply trying to preserve the species. Instead, the pair bonded with each other. Zookeepers now report seeing the pair snuggling, calling to each other and displaying courtship behaviour. Mason said. In the s, an estimated , African penguins lived in the wild.
Gay penguins Harry and Pepper once lived happily together — until Linda came along. It almost seems like a plotline out of Days of Our Lives. Definitely Jerry Springer. The backdrop is Penguin Island at the San Francisco Zoo and the drama unfolding is a love triangle between two male Magellanic penguins — Harry and Pepper — and a female member of the South American variety of the species named Linda. And it has the San Francisco zoogoing community in a lighthearted gaggle.