Mom said I'm handsome.

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  1. Kildale

    Kildale Nature's Window

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    Quite a few vultures down at the lagoon over the past few days. This juvenile was among them.

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    eileen Resident Taxonomist Staff Member Moderator Plants Contributor

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    We only have vultures in zoos here and they don't look as good as the youngster in your photograph does. Those feathers are sheer perfection aren't they?
     
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    Netty Chaotic Gardener Plants Contributor

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    Nice shot! We have a family of vultures down the street in a broken down old barn ... they are neat to watch.
     
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    carolyn Strong Ash

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    for such ugly birds yours looks nice. they are usually pretty scary about the head. and their personal habit of peeing down their legs to cool off is pretty ingenious but pretty disgusting. They are a great help at keeping the roadsides cleaned up from the roadwarriors who failed.
     



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  5. Islandlife

    Islandlife Young Pine

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    Went to see the "Raptors" here at Duncan BC. The vultures are part of the shows they put on several times a day. Grandkids love going there to see the birds.

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    Gail-Steman Young Pine

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    What a stunning wing span @Islandlife my stepson was holding a falcon the other day beautiful birds.
     

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