With the people caught at house, three African penguins determined to take a stroll down the streets of Cape Town in South Africa.
South Africa like a lot of the world is presently within the midst of a nationwide lockdown, imposed to include the unfold of the novel coronavirus.
The Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds shared a video on Twitter of the three penguins exploring the town, leaving tens of millions of viewers on-line delighted.
According to Independent Online, between Simon’s Town and Cape Point is Boulder’s Beach – a well-known penguin colony. Set within the midst of a residential space, it is likely one of the few websites the place the endangered African penguin may be noticed at shut vary.
The group, which works towards penguin and seabird rehabilitation, mentioned that its rangers had taken the penguins on a stroll across the empty streets of Simon’s Town outdoors Cape Town.
Under the watchful eyes of their carers, the birds have been seen crossing an intersection and exploring the city.
Take a have a look at how a lot pleasure this dropped at individuals on the web.
They’re on their solution to rob a financial institution. I’m satisfied
— Phumzile Van Damme (@zilevandamme) April 18, 2020
They’re means too cute! Thanks for sharing it provides a little bit of brightness to the day
— Inga Ndibongo (@INNdibongo) April 18, 2020
I like how the penguin in entrance, stops, appears to be like again & waits for the others to catch up… & then races off once more Very candy!
— Helga Links (@Helga_Links) April 18, 2020