I love this bird! I got to hold Jimjam while on the North Island of NZ in March! Kiwi are flightless birds endemic to New Zealand and, in fact, they are the national symbol of New Zealand. They are the size of a domestic chicken.
Kiwi are flightless birds endemic to New Zealand, in the genus Apteryx and family Apterygidae. At around the size of a domestic chicken, kiwi are by far the smallest living ratites and lay the largest egg in relation to their body size of any species of b
Great Spotted Kiwi, Great Gray Kiwi, or Roroa (Apteryx haastii) is a species of kiwi endemic to the South Island of New Zealand. The Great Spotted Kiwi, as a member of the Ratites, is flightless. It is the largest of the kiwi.