2/20/13

friendly fowl

We call this bird a shag, it's called a cormorant in other parts of the world.  They are not usually friendly, but this one was not going to leave his spot on the railing. He even let people pet him before he eventually flew away.








5 comments:

Kim, USA said...

This made me smile looks like he is ready to pose for you. ^_^

Visiting from Water World Wednesday
Kim,USA

Luna Miranda said...

why, this fellow needed a friend.:p he looks so self-possessed.

Gail Dixon (Louisiana Belle) said...

A cormorant let people pet him? Amazing. Your shot is superb!

Lina Gustina said...

Wonderful pose. The bird allowed people to touch him? Wow.

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Hazel Ceej said...

He let people pet him? How cool is that!