Did you know... the color of their feather is the result of their diet: pigments in their food (called carotenoids) are responsible for red and pink colors of their feathers. They eat shrimps, algae, and crustaceans. Flamingos are monogamous and they produce one egg each year. Both mother and father keep the egg warm before it hatches. Price includes the cost of paint, brushes for you to keep, and firing costs if you choose that option.