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A morning with the Spotted Owlets....

It was an NTP outing.... I accompanied Radha and Shreeram to Lalbagh this morning.

We did see a lot of interesting things,but I want to first share our morning tryst with One,Two, and Three...the Spotted Owlets!

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We saw One first, on the Jacaranda tree...

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Left and right, went the poses.

The Two flew into the hole in the tree-trunk (probably it is a nest)


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From there, we got several looks:


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Then the two flew up to sit side by side, though, of course, one of them was mooning us:


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Then both decided to be rude:


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But they were happy together, preening each other:

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So of course, we circled round the tree to get a better view:

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They looked adorable:


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How much can one bend its head?

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Then THREE also appeared, sitting on a branch:

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We left them to themselves, very reluctantly indeed, these little feather-balls!


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More pics on Facebook,

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Tags: bangalore, birding, lalbagh, ntp, owl, photography
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