Rare Dalmatian pelican under the care of San Diego Zoo

March 20, 2015 5:33 AM

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Two Dalmatian pelicans chicks were born at the San Diego Zoo, they were brought from the Safari park and will be taken care by the Zoo staff until they are stronger enough to join their flock.

The Dalmatian species is the rarest of all the pelican species, this species is also the one which grows the largest, the fully grown Dalmatian pelican is around 30 pounds in weight, six feet in length has a wingspan of 12 feet.

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