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She had the first peck!

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 20 June 2015 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

This crow is having the first peck at a ripe mango on our mango tree:)

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Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quuelle vue cet oiseau qui picore le fruit fantastique compo.

20 Jun 2015 5:01am

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup Nicou :)

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Un vrai régal pour lui comme pour nous.
Superbe. )

20 Jun 2015 5:32am

@tataray: Merci mille fois :)

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellente compo

20 Jun 2015 5:57am

@PATRICK: Thank you PATRICK :)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

When you're hungry and when you see the food, there is a good reason to eat.

20 Jun 2015 6:35am

@Jypyä Pop: You are right JYpya:)

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
Amazing & lovely!

20 Jun 2015 6:56am

@omid: Thank you Omid :)

Patrick M. from Lille, France

She makes a good lunch and fruits are good and sweet

20 Jun 2015 7:32am

@Patrick M.: This tree gives fantastic mangoes..they are very sweet!

Martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Magnifique prise!!!! bravo!

20 Jun 2015 7:48am

@Martine Libouton: Thank you Martine:)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Oh...Superb capture !!

20 Jun 2015 7:51am

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene:)

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Crow certainly knew what it tastes like Mango and could not resist it! A nice photo :-))))Haleja

Happy weekend to you my dear friend!

20 Jun 2015 12:05pm

@Oiva: Thank you Oiva...have a great Sunday too:)

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

She knows where to go, Devi ---- MN

20 Jun 2015 12:08pm

@Shiva: LOvely to see you Monika:)Thank you :)

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Nice shot!!!!
Have a nice day!

20 Jun 2015 1:03pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena...have a nice Sunday :)

mohkum from Kochi (Cochin), India

Nicely spotted and captured! good shot!

20 Jun 2015 1:50pm

@mohkum: Thank you mohkum :)

Don - Slackwater from Spokane, United States

That crow is smart and knows the ripe fruit from the near ripe! :-) A fine action shot.

20 Jun 2015 2:25pm

@Don - Slackwater: You are right Don :) They can smell the fruit!

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

The bird has good taste ... Mangoes are delicious. Best regards, Devi!

20 Jun 2015 4:08pm

@Adela Fonts: These mangoes are very very sweet Adela..The squirrels and the parakeets have a great time too!!!

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

What a sweet treat! WOnderful close up image

20 Jun 2015 4:44pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :)

Robert D. Burr from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Great image looking over her shoulder.

20 Jun 2015 10:58pm

@Robert D. Burr: Thank you Robert...and thanks for the suggestion too :) I appreciate :)

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Nice action photo. Amazing how they can tell when to eat them.

21 Jun 2015 12:27am

@Bruce: Yes...the Bird Instinct I suppose !

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

It is amazing that they know what to do! A fabulous image!

21 Jun 2015 1:36am

@Elaine Hancock: Yes Elaine...Birds are great sniffers !

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien je découvre cet oiseau

21 Jun 2015 7:08am

@L'Angevine: Merci beaucoup L'Angevine :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

They keep careful watch over the ripeness of "their" fruit.

22 Jun 2015 4:22pm

@Steve Rice: Yes...and strike at the right moment :)

Sam from Chennai, India

A fine capture of the crow and mango. I had some problems with my computer for one day. I don't know how I missed this crow and Mango. Yes, It is ripe. Nicely done, Devi. :)

23 Jun 2015 8:57am

@Sam: Thank you Sam :) And I had some trouble with my eye...and was late in your blog too...went to the ophthalmologist who dilated my eyes and I couldn't even face the comp. screen for a day!

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