Bumpkin is a domestic duckling rescued by a student in East Lansing, Michigan and raised in a home with a cat and two dogs. This photo book shows how a special duckling grew into a big, loveable duck that outgrew house and home. Bumpkin Gets Big shows how special domestic ducks are and ends with a note on their need for a good home when they are big.
Amy L. Peterson is the wife of a biologist and obsessed fisherman, stepmother of four great kids, and caretaker of numerous spoiled animals. She spends her days managing an environmental grants program and her other waking hours taking care of fuzzies, writing, taking photographs and befriending wildlife. Her blog, Natural Wonderings, at amylpeterson.com, contains weekly photos and stories about nature, pets and life.