Female Swan

To: "Jon Wren" <>
Subject: Female Swan
Date: Tue, 8 Apr 2003 17:05:25 +1000

Hi Jon,

Apparently a female swan is called a Pen. (So what the hell IS Penn Gwynne aka JAG???  : ))

FYI:  A male is a Cob, and the young are Cygnets.


wrote on 08/04/2003 04:59:14 PM:

> Ok everybody here is the challenge set for a Grade 3 class at Bowen
> State School.

> What is a female Swan called?
> Cooking tea on my Wifes Birthday and the phone rings. "Please can
> you help me we have searched the Internet and want to find out what
> a female Swan is called?"

> No better place to throw the ball than birding-aus.
> Please help and I'll get the tea cooked.
> Thanks
> Jon
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