Pero, the Emperor Penguin

Pero, the Emperor Penguin Facts:

  • Is the largest type of penguin, and lives with hundreds of other penguins in groups called colonies.
  • Is a bird, but cannot fly. Do you know why they're called a bird?
  • Grows up to 1.1 meters (3.6ft) tall, and weighs up to 30kg (65 pounds). Are you taller than an Emperor Penguin?
  • Females lay the egg, and the male keeps it warm by sitting on it while the female hunts for food.