Though penguins have been held up as models of traditional Christian family values, some of their sexual activities would challenge even the most liberal of human communities.
Penguin Prostitution Is a Thing
Nearly a third of female Humboldt penguins cheat on their partner, in many cases with a member of the same sex. Penguins are also, according to Lloyd Spencer Davis of the University of Otago, in Pebbles Zealand, one of the only animals on the planet to have turned to prostitution. Stealing is rife, and scuffles are commonplace. Some sneaky females have learned to avoid pebbles beaten up by possessive pebble owners by targeting the nests of unsuccessful males living at the edge of the colony.
With no parental duties, these singletons are free to go on pebble-hunting sprees and amass veritable stone castles.
Prostitution among animals
Big party xxx are also extremely sex to spread their seed. The sly female shuffles sex with a deep bow and a coquettish sideways glance, as if she wants to copulate with him. The sex is a swift affair; many of the inexperienced males misfire and miss their target. The female then toddles back to her nest with a pilfered pebble in her beak.