May 02 2013

Almost Too Big To Brood

Published by at 7:30 am under Nesting & Courtship,Peregrines

You're almost too big to brood (photo from the National Aviary falconcam at University of Pittsburgh)

Yesterday we got a glimpse at how much Dorothy and E2′s chick has grown in the six days since he hatched.

Above, he doesn’t seem to fit under Dorothy.

He likes to play peekaboo.

Dorothy with her chick peeking out from under her (photo from the National Aviary falconcam at University of Pittsburgh)

 

And he draws a crowd at suppertime.  Thanks to @PittPeregrines for capturing this snapshot.

Family portrait, Dorothy, E2, Baby (photo from the National Aviary falconcam at University of Pittsburgh)

 

Baby is almost too big to brood.

 

(photos from the National Aviary falconcam at University of Pittsburgh)

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2 Responses to “Almost Too Big To Brood”

  1. Allyon 02 May 2013 at 9:18 pm

    We might have a little girl on our hands

  2. Kate St. Johnon 02 May 2013 at 9:19 pm

    Actually I was thinking that too, Ally.

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