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10 bird species that get divorced

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on May 16, 2014, 12:41 p.m.
osprey pair at nest

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Ospreys are similar to other mate-for-life bird species, in that the partnership might end if raising a family isn't going well. If a mated pair has a failed breeding season, it's likely that the two will look for new mates the next season. (Creating future generations of ospreys takes precedence over marital commitments.)