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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Mother and child with a difference....a Redchested Cuckoo (piet-my-vrou) with foster mom - a Cape Robin...taken 3 days ago in my garden.

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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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WOW Flutterby :clap: :clap: :clap: that is amazing :thumbs_up: Needs to be nominated for bird sighting of the year...

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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Found a family of ellies with 3-4 small ones sleeping and mothers around keeping guard.
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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Thanks MM. I was pretty excited about it too! :D

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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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I'm going to add my own "mother and child" bird picture, just because it was such a special sighting. It was taken close to Punda.

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even as juvenile, this eagle is a "king" among the birds.

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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Lovely MM. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Beautiful puppydog. :lol: :lol:


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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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This one is not taken in any of the SanParks, but closeby. Hoedspruit

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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Aww. They are tiny. :)


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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Yep. Were just born and the mom has been adopted by our son, cheetahking, sinds 2008. :lol: :lol:
Great to have been there to witness the occasion. :thumbs_up:


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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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This one taken today

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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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It shows they are mother and child, they look absolutely alike only one big, one small :shock:


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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Taken near BnD

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 Post subject: Re: Photo Theme: Mother and child
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Hope this works because it will be my first picture ont the forum :pray:

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It's a picture I took some tears ago, but I still love it.

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