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"Got My Eye On You"

"Got My Eye On You"

Hundreds of pigeons in the fields so what makes the odd woody decide to use your garden as a daily stop without telling his mates.

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good one!

19 Oct, 2011


Cheers Michaella

19 Oct, 2011



20 Oct, 2011


He was watching you from afar,Tommy,and just waiting his chance!

25 Oct, 2011


We net the top of our Chickens yard else the Wood pigeons are down like a shot pinching their food...

25 Oct, 2011


Had one woody visit me for a whole year. The poor thing use to always hang with it head leaning to the right. After about two months it started to visit with a mate. Then I brought a camera with a stronger zoom.
I took a photo of the woody's leaning head and could see that it's right eye was missing. It looked like a air rifle slug pellet embedded into the eye. It was well into the breeding season and I knew this was a female woody. I know that it could have been in pain but I thought if it was put out of it's misery but reasoned that there could be a couple of squabs in the nest. Kill her and two squabs starve to death. I have not seen her or her mate of late so perhaps she is out of her misery.

25 Oct, 2011


oh what a shame....:((( Still in nature, it tends to sort itself out for the best...

26 Oct, 2011


Nature seems to balance the goods and bads

3 Nov, 2011

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