Female Cuckoo egglaying and eggstealing - Part 3

Sorry for the delay in posting part 3 of the story. At the third time of asking the female Cuckoo came in again and settled on the ground but this time would not be moved - she was on the ground for about 5 minutes and resisted all attempts at buzzing her off. She left in her own time and i was amazed to see that she was carrying a Meado Pipit egg in her bi;; so I guees that really cofirms that she must have deposited her own egg in the Pipit's nest.

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Cheers,

Bob

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