You know, they only are cute and fluffy for such a short period of time!
The typical scene. What you are not hearing is me doing the mothering harangue. “Honey, don’t squeeze them. No, you should put that baby down. Honey, he’s cheeping, he’s scared, please set him down.”
Chick complete with egg tooth
Ducklings on 11 June
and one baby on 27 June, with tree sap on his belly.