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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Lisbeth » Tue Sep 16, 2014 3:09 pm

Pumbaa wrote:Lovey shots of the mousebirds, Dewi,

wish I could spot them in my garden too :-0 :-0 :-0
In Hamburg they are quite rare :O^ Content yourself with the blackbirds and the sparrows =O:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Dewi » Tue Sep 16, 2014 4:03 pm

Your urban breeding Goshawk population would just snack on them Pumbaa. =O:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Super Mongoose » Tue Sep 16, 2014 7:46 pm

Some Brown Hooded Kingfishers snacking on our garden lizards...

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by nan » Tue Sep 16, 2014 8:26 pm

^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^
poor Lizards 0*\
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Lisbeth » Tue Sep 16, 2014 8:30 pm

That was a very small lizard ;-) The Kingfishers are all so pretty, that you have to forgive them :yes:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Mel » Tue Sep 16, 2014 8:31 pm

Kingfishers in your garden - how cool is that! O/\
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Flutterby » Wed Sep 17, 2014 8:10 am

How do manage to lure kingfishers into your garden? :shock: \O \O

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Amoli » Wed Sep 17, 2014 6:30 pm

Well done Nan - great pictures ^Q^

Love the mousebirds Dewi - they are so funny ;-)

Say what! SM - Kingfishers in your garden - that is so wonderful. O/\
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Amoli » Wed Sep 17, 2014 6:31 pm

I told you of the African Olive Pigeon that came to visit my garden. This past weekend it returned – bringing with it a friend -

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They were nervously looking around for any danger -

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They then decided that they will take turns in drinking while the other one stood watch -

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… but then the thirst overcame them and they both ducked…

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Dewi » Wed Sep 17, 2014 7:30 pm

Great pics Amoli. \O

These are only recent colonisers into the suburbs around you. \O
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