Little Penguins


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Smallest Penguins?

Little Penguins are around 43 cm high.

They weigh less than a kilogram.

Other Names

The Little Penguin is also called the Blue Penguin in New Zealand.

This is because it has blue feathers. In Australia people call Little Penguins fairy penguins.

Swimming & Eating

Little Penguins swim with their flippers. They use their tail to steer them in the water.

They make their nests in sand dunes and caves.

They feed on small fish.

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