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#6271328 - 04/22/16 11:30 AM That Look
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I was working in the garden a couple of days ago and I hear this bird land near me. I look up and on the fence about 10' away is this dove. A bit later I look at him again and he seems to be asleep. When I get through pulling weeds, he is still there. So I go in the house, get the camera and come back out. Sound asleep it appears. Just before I get the first photo I see one eye partially open. When the shutter clicks I get this look. Ooops , I disturbed his nap.


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#6271603 - 04/22/16 03:01 PM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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Beautiful pics. Looks like shes trying to dry out, fluffed up like that.
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#6271615 - 04/22/16 03:19 PM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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Great pics.
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#6272084 - 04/22/16 09:14 PM Re: That Look [Re: dogcatcher]
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Originally Posted By: dogcatcher
Great pics.


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#6272090 - 04/22/16 09:17 PM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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I think that's a freshly fledged young bird but I may be wrong. Cool pics!


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#6272318 - 04/23/16 07:59 AM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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#6272334 - 04/23/16 08:12 AM Re: That Look [Re: rabbit_jack]
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Originally Posted By: rabbit_jack
Originally Posted By: dogcatcher
Great pics.


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#6272635 - 04/23/16 03:27 PM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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Awsome pics

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#6272798 - 04/23/16 06:32 PM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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Doesn't look real thrilled with you grin.Cool pics

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#6272988 - 04/23/16 09:47 PM Re: That Look [Re: Elkhunter49]
Michael W. Offline
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Originally Posted By: Elkhunter49
I think that's a freshly fledged young bird but I may be wrong. Cool pics!


Its an adult bird. Either a Ground Dove or an Inca Dove, I can't tell them apart. We have quite a few that hang around.
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#6273092 - 04/24/16 05:02 AM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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#6273103 - 04/24/16 06:46 AM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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#6273222 - 04/24/16 09:53 AM Re: That Look [Re: Michael W.]
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