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William and Middleton Kate adopt Acorn

Prince William and his new wifeMiddleton Katehave adopted an endangered baby penguin called Acorn, a British zoo revealed on Friday.
But Acorn will not be not be moving in with the royal newlyweds any time soon, Chester Zoo
He will instead remain at the zoo in north-west England with 49 other Humbolt penguins.
"Hopefully the happy couple will come and see little Acorn playing in his pool very soon," said a spokesman for the zoo, which gave the penguin to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as a wedding present.
"It's a real honour to be able to boastPrince William and Kate Middletonas penguin adopters."
The zoo had asked followers on social networking sites to choose which of its 400 different species the couple should sponsor.

The Humbolt penguins, which are thought to be declining in number due to overfishing of their food and habitat loss, received more than 20 percent of the votes.
The breed is native to several South American countries including Chile, where both William andCatherine Middletonspent part of their gap years.
Prince William is back in his job as a search and rescue pilot in Wales following the couple's wedding last week.
The couple have decided to postpone their honeymoon, in a secret foreign location, until a later date. (S)

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