African Wattled Lapwing

Joined
Sep 4, 2007
Messages
4,179
Location
Perivale, West London
Real Name
John A Alexander
Joined
Sep 4, 2007
Messages
4,179
Location
Perivale, West London
Real Name
John A Alexander
What an interesting bird! It looks like a cut-and-paste of a few different kinds. Btw, we have a duck in our area for a couple of years with only one useful leg, and she's doing fine.
Does the duck swim around in circles? :D

On a serious note I have seen quite a few one legged birds, mostly pigeons, that seem to cope well but, I cannot help but think that the limbs have been damaged due to unfortuante incidents with man made objects.

Nice picture. Not something I see in my neck of the woods.
What a beauty.
Thanks for all the comments.
 
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