An aggressive Canada goose supervised its goslings while ducks enjoyed bread offered by a child.
Check out these adorable ducklings and goslings !
Because of the short Arctic summer, goslings must fledge at a relatively low proportion of adult body mass as compared with other birds, and with low fat reserves.
Police are investigating Sunday's shooting when the goose and her three young goslings were used as target practice.
They settle in the farmland areas to feed on the grass, putting on weight, especially the goslings , in preparation for the flight to Scotland and Ireland.
My experience this morning involved somewhat smaller, though no less threatening, parents - two pairs of Canada geese, one with four goslings and one with a whopping total of nine.
She has lots of experience with animals with two dogs, George and Tiger and a cat called Gypsy and her granny's geese and two goslings .
The classic example concerns the pioneering ethologist Konrad Lorenz, who imprinted a gaggle of goslings who were under the unfortunate impression he was their mother to follow him everywhere.
The event runs until Saturday, April 18 and offers the chance to see ducklings, goslings and cygnets.
The parents lead the young to water and food, and the goslings feed themselves.