Shorty Olson has a faithful following.
Every day he can be seen with hundreds crowding around him, listening intently to his easy banter and eagerly partaking of the treats he shares.
Sometimes they fight with each other for his attention, but for the most part, he says they are "attentive and well behaved."
"I have about 28 that I call my own," Olson said of the mallard ducks waddling at his feet. "The rest aren't mine, but they still get a little something."
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