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Little Gooses #7481321 04/08/19 01:38 PM
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A first for me. A Canada Goose pair flew in here a couple of months ago. She built a nest and they hatched Saturday. I would never have thought she would keep the nest long enough. But I have been working hard on the predators so maybe that helped. Amazing

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Awesome!

Watch out for the turles when they go for a swim

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Originally Posted by Birdboy
Awesome!

Watch out for the turles when they go for a swim


Yup...turtles are hard on them....

Neat pics to follow I'm sure.... up


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Very cool up

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Goslings....Very cute.

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Five of them. If I find a turtle has gotten one there will be hell to pay. Turtles better spread the word to leave the little Gooses alone.

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Thatís cool!! Thanks for posting!!!


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Not gooses. Plural for goose is geese. So, it is geeses... wink

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Originally Posted by Ratherbefishing
Not gooses. Plural for goose is geese. So, it is geeses... wink

Baby geese are goslings.


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They are my Gooses. I call them like I want. The first time for me to have any here. It is amazing how protective the pair are of the baby Gooses. I get within a couple hundred yards of them and they go into the hiding mode.

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Bass is going to be worse than the turtles will be.

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Originally Posted by krmitchell
Bass is going to be worse than the turtles will be.

I just put 12 6 inch bass in the tank about 4 months ago. I don't believe they are a problem yet. As mean as the big Gooses are they might whip the bass anyway.

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Here is the tank they are in.They nested straight across from the pier next to the creek that runs into it.

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Pretty neat having them around. Maybe they will come back every year now.



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That's pretty neat. She looks like she is on guard in that first photo ready to get something. Thanks for sharing and hope you can continue to get photos and post their progress.

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That first pic I agree she might whip your [censored] / maybe she will settle down


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Originally Posted by don k
They are my Gooses. I call them like I want.


Good on you! Enjoy!! To heck with the spelling Police. If they donít like it, they can ignore the post.

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Most of all, thanks for sharing Don...

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I like the baby gooses. They hatch every year at Highport Marina. It's interesting watching their different stages of growth. I bet there's a hundred every year out there. And the big gooses will get to watching a group of about 20 baby ones. They look like school teachers for gooses, lol. I'm easily entertained too.


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That is really neat Don. Thanks for sharing, you have a nice place, living in New Mexico I envy anyone with water on there place. Hopefully she comes back for years to next, and some of her little ones might come back and nest also.

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