Viral Video: A Flamingos Feeding 'Blood' to Offspring is Mind-Blowing
A Flamingos Feeding 'Blood': In the viral video, a flamingo can be seen while hammering the head of another while its offspring 'feeds on the blood'...
There are so many strange incidents happened in the natural world and were shared on social media by different accounts which looks fascinating while watching, and it may often have left humans baffled.
Recently, one natural incident was caught on camera and shared with the human in which one can see the act of a flamingo while feeding its chicks and the viral video has blown the netizens mind.
On Facebook, Science Channel has shared the video and it looks like a flamingo is hammering the head of another while "its offspring feeds on the blood" which is dripping down the flamingo's head.
The page, however, has told the reality and cleared that this is not true as ghastly as what meets the eye.
The page wrote:
"These flamingos are trying to feed the same chick with red crop milk,"
"Parent flamingos produce crop milk in their digestive tracts and regurgitate it to feed their young."
Crop milk is a secretion from the lining of the thin-walled expanded portion of the alimentary tract called crop that is regurgitated to young birds and it is extremely high in protein and fat.
Ever since the video has posted on social media, it has been viewed 4.9 million times and has been shared over 28,000 times. Many netizens have commented to show their reaction after watching the video.
To react to the video post, one user posted:
"Thanks for the nightmares."
Another comment read:
"I don't find this disturbing at all. I actually find it quite beautiful."
Another user wrote:
"I don't know but I'd be p***ed at my husband for dumping milk blood on me while I'm feeding the baby. 'That's not how it works Steven! Put it in a bottle!"