Monthly Archives: September 2016

The best time of the year

This is the best time of year for the ducks, in my opinion, as the ducklings that survived are mixing with adults and all is well. As autumn approaches they are going to be faced by horizontal rain and strong … Continue reading

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The heron, the fish and the cat

I noticed the heron on the left of the pond pull up something white On closer inspection I saw he’d got a decent sized fish. It wasn’t until I saw the video that I realised why he was waiting – … Continue reading

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News of the moorhens

I am in a position to provide an update on the moorhens, particularly as a pair of ducks were being amorous on the water – bit early for that isn’t it? I thought we were down to one pair with … Continue reading

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Independence but with caution

The nine duckling teenagers are providing much entertainment and showing signs of independent thinking. Our neighbours on the ground floor are away for a few days but   the teenagers are still expecting food, while mum waits on the pond … Continue reading

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After a few days away

I’ve been away for a few days and it was noticeable to see the changes on the pond after only a short period. Before I ventured out on the balcony I could see Sandie chillin’ with her 9 teenagers. This … Continue reading

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