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First Brood!

We were told yesterday that the first brood of ducklings had arrived. After our field trip this morning, and arming myself with my Nikon camera, we set off for  a walk this afternoon in the park in the hope of … Continue reading

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Camera shoot

We’ve just got back from a walk in the park. Enjoy. This proud momma had fourteen babies.

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We have just got back from a walk in the park and seen the first brood of 2020 ducklings! Mum was proudly escorting seven babies towards the island, but the problem is the water level is so low, they can’t … Continue reading

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Ducks and Ducklings

We walked Maggie in the park this afternoon taking along a large bag of seed confident that the geese had flown off for the day and we could have some peace and quiet feeding the ducks. WRONG. Although we had … Continue reading

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Join us on our walk today

After torrential rain all night and Hubby’s garlic doing the breaststroke in the pots outside (probably ruined actually as they don’t like to be over watered), we were up later than usual. Maggie wasn’t too impressed on getting soaked for … Continue reading

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Feed me! 30th April

We took some seed up to the lake again this afternoon to feed the ducks. I don’t know if it’s Maggie’s yellow jacket they recognise or us, but we’ll be walking along and suddenly ducks start coming in our direction … Continue reading

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Goose and Duckling Watch

We’ve just got back from walking the dog in the park. Here are some new photos of the goslings and the latest duckling family for you. Enjoy. Only 7 here, but don’t worry, number eight was busy nibbling something close … Continue reading

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Cute Alert!

Snapped these little darlings at 7am this morning First ducklings we’ve seen this year. Mum and Dad have been busy! I count 12.

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New Arrivals

We’ve been away three days enjoying glorious sunny skies whilst the marina has apparently experienced bad weather. We hit heavy rain on the motorway about 15 miles from home tonight, and hoped we wouldn’t get drenched unloading the car and … Continue reading

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Hot off the bucket

The marina bosses allowed the nesting duck (and boat) to stay put until the exciting event.  I am pleased to introduce The proud Momma. Mrs Boating Two hatched 6 eggs yesterday, one this morning and an eighth has hatched this … Continue reading

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