Emperor Penguin Chick's First Solo Venture

Clip: Season 40 Episode 8 | 2m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

With a little encouragement from dad, this chick takes its first steps onto the ice alone. Dad keeps a close eye, but these first solo ventures are crucial for this chick's eventual independence.

Aired: 02/09/22

Rating: NR

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