Dead bird----- what kind is it, found along side of road

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by 92caddy, Apr 17, 2009.

  1. 92caddy

    92caddy Egg Lover

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    We found this bird on the side of the road and Im wondering what kind it is.

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  2. azelgin

    azelgin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's a Coot.
     
  3. selinagil

    selinagil Chillin' With My Peeps

    Poor thing. [​IMG] I thought I was the only wierdo that stopped to pick up dead birds on the side of the road. LOL Sometimes I wonder if people driving by think I'm going to eat it or something!!![​IMG]
     
  4. 92caddy

    92caddy Egg Lover

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    I was taking eggs to a lady when we found it, I showed it to her and she said, like you dont have enough birds you have to stop and pick up dead ones, we had a good laugh. Thanks.........
     
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  5. AngieChick

    AngieChick Poultry Elitist

    Looks like a coot to me, too.
     
  6. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Quote:Yeah, but in the back of your mind, thinking it might still be alive, you were going to save it... am I right????
     
  7. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    Yes it is a COOT!!! A small fish eating diver duck. they are protected in some states.

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  8. FrenchHen

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    You learn something every day. I thought a coot was a cranky person of advancing years.
     
  9. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    Quote:LOL you are right, could also be Codger, in any case count me in LOl.

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  10. Chicks R Friends NOT Food

    Chicks R Friends NOT Food Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Really weird feet.
     

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