Coot Chick

Coot Chick

Observation - Coot Chick. Description: Coot chicks seem able to swim almost from the egg - I'm sure someone can put me right on this. Another question in my mind is, why are they so colourful? You'd think it would make them vulnerable. My word though, aren't they UGLY!

Coot chicks seem able to swim almost from the egg - I'm sure someone can put me right on this.

Another question in my mind is, why are they so colourful? You'd think it would make them vulnerable.

My word though, aren't they UGLY!