Friday, 12 June 2015

Feeding time.

This rather wet morning the adult Green Woodpecker was making the most of the softened ground. The two chicks waiting patiently.

But after not too long one of them was getting very impatient and actually pecked the parent on the top of the head.

The adult was not amused.

"Just be patient you"

"and you too".

 Order was restored... Just.
In the bottom left above you can see the Grey Wagtail.

He/she has also been working hard keeping these cuties happy,

More about these another day... Elizabeth has some really cute pictures.

1 comment:

Le Pré de la Forge said...

No wonder ee t'were strict...
that is Father Green Antpecker...
he has red under the beak...
the female doesn't!!
Great fun... but, how many ants does it take to feed a young, growing chick??