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Went to Sri Lanka for our summer holidays and saw sooo many animals. Most exciting was when we saw ‘The Gathering’ of wild elephants. More to follow as I have lots of photos.
This is a female Stag Beetle, which is waiting for a mate. Male Stag Beetles have big horns and that is how I can tell the difference. I took this photo in my garden in June when stag beetles were … Continue reading
This is a murmuration performed by starlings. I think they are really, really cool.
This is a Male Juvenile Great Spotted Woodpecker I know it is male because it has a red spot on its head. When it gets older the red spot moves back to the back of its head.
This is a picture of a male and female starling. The male is the darker one with its beak open. I don’t know much about starlings, because they don’t come to our garden very often. I do know that they … Continue reading
Squirrels can be pesky and if you want them to stop climbing up your bird feeder pole, then buy a small metal slinky and attach it to your bird feeder pole. After a while, when they figure out how to … Continue reading
I took these pictures quite along time ago, when I was at the British Wildlife Centre in Surrey and I would recommend it is really fun. The Eagle Owl is absolutely huge and it is probably my personal favourite owl.