Wednesday, November 23, 2011

looking for Breakfast

red shouldered hawks


Normally I see just one, but this morning both were on the lookout for breakfast. There is a conservation area close by, I am assuming this is where they get their food.
And since the hawks are around, I don't see the Mourning Doves in the yard anymore.

4 comments:

  1. That's awesome that you got a good shot of them! Today my normally busy bird feeder didn't have any birds there. I walked outside to see a hawk circling above the house. It is amazing to see how big they are. Beautiful birds!

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  2. I did sneak up on them, hiding behind the bushes ;-) as soon as I got too close, they took off in their usual eerie quiet way

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  3. Beautiful hawks! How enchanting it must be to see them in person.

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  4. yes it is pretty neat to see them, but they are regulars now. It seems the Mockingbirds, Cardinals, Mourning Doves and Finches don't want to be around any longer :-/

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