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Sparrowhawk

A while ago my wife and I came home to a bit of a surprise, as I was about to open the back door to let the dog out I noticed what I at first assumed was lots o...
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A while ago my wife and I came home to a bit of a surprise, as I was about to open the back door to let the dog out I noticed what I at first assumed was lots of torn up paper all over the lawn. Upon further inspection I realised it was this beautiful female Sparrowhawk feasting on a Wood Pigeon. A great treat for a photographer, but not so great when you have to clean up feathers & entrails afterwards. Copyright © 2013 Antony J Barbour
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davidsloan
 
davidsloan September 15, 2015
A brilliant find, I love it.
antonybarbour
antonybarbour September 15, 2015
Thank you :)

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