What am I...........???????

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  1. old-mo

    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

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    Had these two trotting around the field this afternoon....

    And now they have come into the front garden, and looks like they are camping under the hedge for the night...

    What are they... ???

    Don`t look like "Ducks"..... :wink::BigGrin:

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  2. Munchie

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    Red legged partridge!
     
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    Trespassing.
     
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    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    Yumy!
     
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    Munchie is correct MO.
    They be Red Legged Partridges.
     
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    It's an immigrant. The grey-legged is the only native partridge. :)
     
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    Were they in your pear tree :BigGrin:
     
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    Munchie Funster Life Member

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    My carer is made up! She is an ex policeman turned gamekeepers daughter.
    She is pleased to be correct!
    she is always right! She does it to annoy me grrrrrr!
     
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    Dwarf French redleg emu's..good god man have you never seen these running riot around Bordeaux ???? Haha . Good eating though...
     
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    That's about the way it works, Ken.
    They(the enemy) look for Mr Right, we end up with Mrs Always Right.

    We know our place. :notworthy2:
     
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    Ruddy 'ell. @Munchie, @ShiftZZ, quick - Pinky's admitted it at last :LOL:
     
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    Definitely a bird and here's another:)
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    awwww they are beautiful Mo... You really do get some lovely nature creatures in your garden. :)
     
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    French partridge. ...
     
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    With your permission VeryOldMoIceCreamInternetMan, I will arrive this pm for a bit of free loading tosser type wild camping on your grass and will bring one of my guns. Lady Faith needs the exercise. :)
     
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    Spread a high long net,drive them slowly towards it ,get the whole covey without any lead shot in them.... Roy
     
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    Haha, I don't pluck it out, I leave that to Management. :sneaky:
     
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    have they flown in to veiw the van?
     
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    Check their papers Mo,they may be illegals. :eek:
     
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