Spent a couple of hours at Woolston Eyes this afternoon and spotted a lone Pink footed Goose and also this hybrid Canada Goose - not sure what the other cross is as this goose has yellow legs !
Quite a handsome goose and it seemed to be paired up with a full breed Canada Goose;
see what I mean about the yellow legs !
and with its mate who was snoozing ......
splish-splash .... she was taking a bath !
and now the lone Pink-footed goose ............
"Each kindness shown to birds or men is sure to flutter back again"
It's always a challenge to know who's been naughty with whom. I suspect feral Greylag with Canada but who knows for sure. There are some examples of such hybrids HERE.
Nice to see the Pink-foot, Hazel. It's been terribly gloomy again down here. Has it been the same with you?
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