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Mother hen with chicks (1).jpg

The hen is a bird that does not fly.

The hen has two wings, two legs, a crest and a beak.

Scientific denomination and classification[edit | edit source]

The hens name is gallimimus.

Behaviour[edit | edit source]

Hens eat wheat, grass, worms and they live with other hens and a rooster

To reproduce they need the rooster,

They must keep the chicks warm for twenty-one days.,

When the chicks are born, the hen keeps them warm even when they grow up.

The hens are afraid of water. The paws are made up of three fingers in the front and one finger back for the balance.

Habitat[edit | edit source]

The hens live in Europe and all over the world

Evolution[edit | edit source]

The descendant of the hen is the gallimimus

Its presence in the fables and stories[edit | edit source]

A book is the chicken with golden eggs: one day a man found a golden egg in his hen house but he did not think it was a dream.

Its in art (images)[edit | edit source]

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(Other details)[edit | edit source]

Intensive breeding today is brutal.

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