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Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography

Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography
There is a photo of a Little Grebe. And the Wood Sandpiper by John Truman on our Guest Photos.

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Thursday, 3 December 2009

Pied Wagtail (Cyril Hart Arboretum)



How do you know what sex it is?

7 comments:

  1. This is a beautiful bird. I have never seen one here where I live.

    All of the birds I take pictures of actually have to fly into my small backyard in order for me to photograph them.

    I spent much of today, and it is very cold here, watching and taking pictures of a young or immature Sharp-shinned hawk. And later on today, when my granddaughter came home from school she told me, "Grandpa I just saw a large hawk fly into the backyard."

    I turned around in my chair and saw this magnificent "adult" Sharp-shinned hawk looking at me from the white oak tree branch not 10 feet from my face. I just had to smile and say to the hawk, "Well, look at you."

    I got some photos of it too.

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  2. Hi Abraham, I look forwards to see them coming soon.

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  3. not sure how you tell the sex of a wagtail. maybe she puts maskara on her eye lashes. and still it would be hard to tell unless you actually saw her putting it on.
    what I am saying is only if you can catch them mating.

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  4. Hi Tony, you won't test it like that..............ha ha

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  5. Great shots Bob, with great detail.

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  6. Nice shots of the knocker I see you managed to keep this pied still. Like I did this morning caught mine through a hole in the wall.

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  7. Bob as usual you put my pictures to shame. In answer to your question wait till spring and look which does most work, that'll be her.

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