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Awesome sight

As many of you are aware, we have had a bumper breeding season for both ducks and geese in the local park. Every morning, the geese fly over the house to spend the day elsewhere. I have only caught them … Continue reading

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Saturday walk : 28th July

Not exactly an early one, but indeed very pleasant. For a start it was cool, but not cold enough to warrant a jumper. Maggie had a spring in her step too, and we did a slightly different route as we … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Park

It’s been a while since I’ve taken some snapshots of the geese and duck families in our local park. It’s not that we’ve been avoiding it or I’ve forgotten to take the camera, it’s just that we’ve been concentrating on … Continue reading

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Morning walk 18 May 2018

We walked round the park this morning and we have another brood of 4 goslings. This photo shows a good comparison in size of sparrow to goslings to adults! The little family took to the water as we approached. As … Continue reading

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Baby update 14th May

Following my posts on the geese and ducklings, I was saddened to see only 3 goslings with the adults on my walk in the park yesterday. I could not believe they had lost 11 of their babies, but indeed, there … Continue reading

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We have just got back from walking the dog as we had a break in the rain and as usual I didn’t have my camera, so I came back for it. This was too good an opportunity to miss as … Continue reading

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And whilst we’re on the subject of animals……….

Let’s take the p 1 5 5  out of hiss. Hubby and I were walking through the park yesterday afternoon and had to pass a few ducks and geese on the way back. As on the marina, Maggie doesn’t bother … Continue reading

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Feeling Goosed

There was an awful lot of gaggling going on in the adjacent field this evening as we took Maggie out for her final wee. Being dark, we couldn’t see very much other than the deck lights and boats, but the … Continue reading

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The rest of our day, 13th May Part 1

Coming back from The Abbey, it was lunchtime, so we decided to stop for coffee and a pasty to people watch (so I’ve got out of cooking again today 🙂 ). We got chatting to an elderly lady waiting for … Continue reading

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On a more peaceful note

Here are some pics from our journey on Friday when we took the boat out. These were just two of the fields full of Canada and Greylag geese. These were two different pairs as we were coming back. These were … Continue reading

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