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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Flutterby » Mon Jul 27, 2015 1:04 pm

Video of the barbet in the nesting log.

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Flutterby » Tue Jul 28, 2015 12:17 pm

The Hadedas drive one of our dogs mad and she chases them relentlessly! Don't know what she'll do if she actually catches one! lol

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Lisbeth » Tue Jul 28, 2015 2:02 pm

You have managed!! ^Q^ ^Q^ or rather the barbet has succeeded \O lol
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Flutterby » Tue Jul 28, 2015 3:04 pm

But they keep disappearing and the Crested and Black-collareds take turns in visiting. -O-

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by nan » Tue Jul 28, 2015 8:43 pm

well done Flutts O/\ ^Q^
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Flutterby » Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:28 am

Thanks nan, but they have disappeared again. -O-

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Lisbeth » Thu Jul 30, 2015 11:19 am

It is not nesting time. They are only seeing what the market is offering O**
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Flutterby » Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:13 pm

..0.. \O lol

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Richprins » Fri Jul 31, 2015 7:45 pm

Have a personal hatred of hadedas...they wake me up no matter where I am in Southern Africa! :evil:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by BluTuna » Mon Aug 03, 2015 11:46 am

The number of Ringnecked Parakeets appear to be increasing in the Jo'burg area. I saw some at my brother's house a few weeks ago and last week there were two of them in my neighbour's tree.
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