06/01/2015 02:55 pm ET

Duck Couldn't Be Happier To See His Little Human Home From School

Nibbles loves his little human, and he's not afraid to show it.

The sweet domesticated duck is the featheriest member of the Toschi Family in California, among whom son Jonny holds the highest place in his heart. Since Nibble's mother died before he hatched, the duck imprinted on the 10-year-old boy as though he were parent — a role Jonny has happily embraced.

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