11. Little Blue Penguin The smallest species of penguin in the world only grows to about a foot in height. It’s found on the coastlines of Australia and New Zealand, and it’s other nickname is the fairy penguin. They have gorgeous slate blue feathers, are monogamous during breeding season, and usually live 6-8 years. Read more: http://pawsaminute.net/smallest-cutest-animals-of-the-world/#ixzz3S9K3QT8j
I love these birds!!! ----Kiwi are flightless birds endemic to New Zealand, in the genus Apteryx and family Apterygidae. At around the size of a domestic chicken, kiwi are by far the smallest living ratites and lay the largest egg in relation to their body size of any species of bird .
Puffins are any of three small species of alcids (auks) in the bird genus Fratercula with a brightly coloured beak during the breeding season. These are pelagic seabirds that feed primarily by diving in the water. | In Portuguese: Papagaio do mar.