How to Groom An Eagle

Went to Eagle Mecca.  Was fascinated by this first year eagle.  I’m sure it is a she.  She landed above me.  She may have just eaten because she preened and played and stayed.

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Incoming
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Beak cleaning
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Can I eat this?
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Maybe
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Let’s see
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What do you mean I can’t eat that?
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Oh, yes I can
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Time to preen the feathers
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Ahhhhhhhh
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Do you mind?
Clearing the throat

 

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Queen of the Dam

 

Published by Bonnie Coe

I primarily photograph eagles and peregrine falcons. I do include many other birds and some mammals.

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