Let’s face it, the babies of any species of animal or bird is cute even these of the noisy Egyptian Goose. J
In SA, babies are born throughout the year but peak dur
ing August to September.
Mostly their nests are grass-l
ined hollows in the ground but can also be in trees, both near water. The adults will use the down l in ing of the nests to cover the eggs when they are not there.
The female lays up to 11 eggs and
incubation is 28-30 days.