Friday, June 27, 2014

CAMERA CRITTERS, SATURDAYS CRITTERS AND BIRD D'POT

Out for a drive in the countryside we came across several geese and ducks.  Firstly, the ever present Canada Goose.


 The next were a pair of Muscovy Ducks.  I took several photos because I can't remember the last time I saw any.  One was sitting on a fence at a farm.....





 and its mate was swimming in a nearby stream.








 It eventually got tired of me.  Even though I wasn't that close and behind a fence, it flew away to join its mate.


 In the distance there was also a White Goose and another duck I couldn't see very clearly.  I had to crop the photo to get a better luck.




I am joining Misty's Camera Critters,  Eileen's Saturday's Critters.  and Anni's Bird D'PotThank you for hosting ladies, I am always happy to join in these great meme's.

22 comments:

  1. i like muscovies. used to have a small flock here.

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  2. I love the picture of the Muscovy on the fence! First time I have ever seen one off the ground!

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  3. i like the picture of him toolin around in the tall grass!

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  4. Wow. Again. Not birds we see this way, and I am grateful for the opportunity.

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  5. Duck world!
    some great shots here. xxx

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  6. I've never heard of a muscovy duck.

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  7. Love the geese and those flowers!

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  8. I don't think I've seen a Muscovy duck in person

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  9. Hi Great shots in this post and I was thinking that the Muscovy duck on the fence would have been good for Tex's meme and then you had a lovely reflection that would have fitted well into James' Weekend reflections. Have a wonderful weekend.

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  10. Muscovy Ducks looks so nice and funny, I've never seen.

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  11. Just wonderful photos, and sitting on the fence, priceless catch!

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  12. quite a group are those wild buttercups in first shot

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  13. Wonderful images!!
    Don't forget to come over and add your link Denise! I've missed you and your birding shares.

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  14. Great shots of the fence sitter!

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  15. Love the Geese!! Boom, Bobbi and Gary.

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  16. Hi Denise, love the shots of the geese and the cool looking Muscovy. Thanks for linking up and sharing your post this week, have a happy weekend!

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  17. The duck is neat.
    Karen & Beep

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  18. I love the first shot. We don't have that many Canada geese here, but we have big flocks of barnacle geese in many parks in the cities.

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  19. Really great duck and goose photos, Denise. A wonderful find!

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  20. Thanks for linking up this weekend. It's always appreciated. I'm sure glad to see you stop by!!!

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