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While nesting with their chicks, however, these rapid raptors need a little peace and quiet, so the park restricts climbing and other activities near nesting sites for several months beginning each March.
On Sea Lion Island in the Falkland Islands, a Gentoo chick approached me and yanked on a Velcro strap on my coat.
If one chick moves even a little in one direction, all the chicks in the huddle follow.Three love stories about birds that will delight your heart|Laura Erickson|November 6, 2020|Popular Science
The Portland Press Herald of Maine previously reported the delivery problems with chicks.Baby chicks are dying in the mail. One hatchery lost 4,800 in a single shipment|Claire Zillman, reporter|August 21, 2020|Fortune
We got to a point where it was so much volume that we couldn’t even have the bags available for our chick feed.
“Chick Chick,” the latest tune by C-Pop sensation Wang Rong, is like “Gangnam Style” on MDMA.The Most WTF Music Video of the Year: Wang Rong’s ‘Chick Chick’ is ‘Gangnam Style’ on MDMA|Marlow Stern|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ernst responded by accusing Braley of sexism because his ad, which featured a baby bird not making a peep, had a “chick” in it.The Bruce Braley-Joni Ernst Race Is Iowa’s Ugliest Senate Campaign Ever|Ben Jacobs|July 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sure, there are a few anti-gay outliers: Chick-Fil-A, Hobby Lobby, whatever.Ten Reasons Women Are Losing While Gays Keep Winning|Jay Michaelson|July 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With no events prepared, we hit Chick-fil-A, working the crowd.How Thad Cochran Pulled Off a Win Over Chris McDaniel (Simple, Really)|Stuart Stevens|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Study by the University of Rochester indicates that couples who watch “chick flicks” together are less likely to get divorced.P.J. on the Owl-Monkey Project and the Science of Chick Flicks|P. J. O’Rourke|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had found the lost chick, and clucked low notes of supreme content as he brought him back to the roost.
Besides the groundsel and the chick-weed, he has small pieces of turf for sale, of which larks are very fond.
A great blob of brown sos spurted on to master's chick, and myandrewed down his shert-collar and virging-white weskit.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush|William Makepeace Thackeray
It is clear that every such individual who, like a chick, leaves the shelter of the maternal wings, must be more or less at sea.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
Till you grow tender as a chick,I'm dull as any post; Let us like burs together stick,And warm as any toast.The Book of Humorous Verse|Various