Garden Bird Pictures

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Toko » Sun Dec 28, 2014 1:45 pm

Mousebirds are almost as cool as Tokos, you are a lucky chap, stf ^Q^

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Richprins » Sun Dec 28, 2014 7:00 pm

Hey, stf!

Lovely pics! X#X

Normally Olive Thrush in the Highveld...some juvenile? -O-

100p...looks like your owl has one leg! :shock:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by steamtrainfan » Sun Dec 28, 2014 8:12 pm

Thanks to everybody for the great comments.
Richprins wrote:Normally Olive Thrush in the Highveld...some juvenile?
Just what I thought R.P. but I was hoping for some previously unknown bird not previously seen in Pretoria. O** O** O**
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by honeybee » Thu Jan 01, 2015 11:06 am

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Speckled mousebird

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by honeybee » Thu Jan 01, 2015 11:16 am

Lovebird
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Red Bishops on our feeder

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Toko » Thu Jan 01, 2015 11:45 am

Love that Mousebird O:V

Good to have a lovebird as visitor O**

^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Mel » Thu Jan 01, 2015 1:24 pm

How nice! :-0
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Lisbeth » Thu Jan 01, 2015 1:38 pm

your bird feeder looks extremely interesting and attracts some nice birds ^Q^ ^Q^
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by honeybee » Thu Jan 01, 2015 3:52 pm

Thanks everyone. We found a dead tree, we just keep adding perches from the bits of the dead tree for the darlings to balance.

I live in a large complex in Gauteng. and manage to see some nice birds. The one eluding me, is the hoopoe seen it once :shock:

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Mel » Thu Jan 01, 2015 4:03 pm

And you obviously do well, honeybee! \O Looking forward to seeing more of your garden visitors. O\/
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