Are flamingos really pink?

Answer Flamingos are pink in color due to the range of foods that they eat. Their diet is high in alpha-carotene and beta-carotene, which is the same substance in carrots that gives them their color. They... Read More »

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When do flamingos turn pink?

The Wild Ones website explains that flamingos are gray and white when they are young, and it takes about three years for their feathers to turn pink. The diet of flamingos consists mostly of crusta... Read More »

Are flamingos pink because they eat shrimp?

Flamingos are wading birds found in both the Eastern and Western hemispheres. Known for their long skinny legs, large beaks and vibrant pink plumage, flamingos get their unique coloring from eating... Read More »

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What biome do pink flamingos live in?

There are five known species of flamingos, which are distributed across five continents--North and South America, Africa, Europe and Asia. All flamingos live in tropical and subtropical habitats an... Read More »