Tuesday, 16 November 2010

Wildfowl Trust?


Wildfowl Trust?, originally uploaded by julian sawyer.

The Canada Goose is quite an impressive bird but to many it is an unwanted pest. I have always quite liked them though and besides, they are easy to photograph.
Just don't turn your back on them whilst trying to shoot other, less grumpy, birds. This one gave me a sharp peck on the back of the neck.
Wildfowl trust?....Nope, not any more!

2 comments:

Gary said...

Nice close up tho'. Boomer and I stay away from these guys particularly if they have goslings as the parents retreat to the water with the goslings while the yearlings turn and defend with the same zeal the spartans showed the persians.

Dominic Gendron said...

lol! Funny story, i hope it did not hurt you to much!

Close but not too close.

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