The Duck Rescue Network made the news in Charlotte!!!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by DuckLady, Aug 19, 2007.

  1. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    Washington State

    by the way, it is HOT here!
    I go home tomorrow morning. I have had a great time, learned a lot, helped with some rescues, including a Great Blue Heron. You can see pics in my flickr link below.
  2. joebwe25

    joebwe25 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 1, 2007
    St. Louis, Mo.
    Nice photos!
    Last edited: Aug 19, 2007
  3. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    I'm so jealous that you got to hold the Heron!!!!
    I like the Tern too...
    Congrats on making the news!!![​IMG]
  4. eggchel

    eggchel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Dec 26, 2006
    Both Coasts
    Wow Terrie! Great pictures, too. Are you bringing the Mule Swan home? LOL.

  5. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    There was a great article in the charlotte Obs online a few weeks ago about relocating ducks and geese from a neighborhood pond. My favorite shot was the one with the guy having duck poo all over him [​IMG]

    And yes, it has really been hot here - and temps no lower than 96 deg for the whole week to come... I'm ready for a break in this heat wave!

    From Concord, NC (just north of charlotte...)
  6. We have a reputation for being *welcoming* and 100*+ degrees isn't very friendly.
    You'll have to visit again when we're not in the middle of a *freaky* heat wave.
    Shoot, I'm thinking of relocating to AK for the summer, lol.

  7. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    Washington State
    Arlee, we actually helped the man with the duck poo get more ducks from that pond last Wednesday. Jen Gordon of Carolina Waterfowl Rescue who was working with Nature's Gate is the Director of Duck Rescue as well. It was quite an experience to be part of a round up. THe ducks are ready to be adopted to good homes.

    Dipsy, everyone here is so nice! We got lost in SC last Tuesday taking some 40 muscovies to a lady with a large private pond. I think we were in and around York. I took pics at a cemetary there. Thank goodness for airconditioning!

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