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Feathered pets make man's best fowl


Last updated 12/2/2020 at 9:14am

Ben Hughes gets a hug from Chapo. - Photos courtesy of the Hughes family.

The Hughes household in Grand Coulee includes two geese and a duck, all named after violent gangsters.

A duck named Allie was originally named Al Capone, but when she started laying eggs, her name was changed. 

"Duck eggs are delicious," Ben Hughes noted, speaking with The Star about his family's pet flock over email.

Allie, along with a goose named Pablo, after Pablo Escobar, both came from N...

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Reader Comments(1)

Bob VALEN writes:

Great story! Ben should start a YouTube channel.


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