Do birds have muscles

Updated: 10/21/2022
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Yes. That is how they move around and it is the muscles you are eating when you eat chicken

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Why is the breast muscle in a bird the most powerful?

The breast muscles are not the most powerful in all birds - only in birds capable of flight. This is because it is the breast muscles that power the wings.

Why do migratory birds have strong wind muscles?

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What are some adaptations related to fight in birds?

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Do birds have gluteus muscles like humans?

Yes, it consists of the supracoracoideus and the pectoralis.

Can you tell the difference between hen meat and rooster meat?

Not if the birds are young. The older birds have grown using muscles heavily and will be less tender but the flavor will be the same.

Do birds reliy on small or large sternums?

Large! To support large flight muscles!