turtledoves in our garden

father and mother

Mother turtle-dove decided to make her nest in a wicker basket that is always on our porch. She laid two eggs which both hatched without any problems. So we could enjoy 2 turtle-doves growing up every day and have also gained a lot of respect for the turtle-dove that took excellent care of their young and defended with great courage against crows and other birds that were looking for food for their young. At the moment they can fly reasonably well and have good hiding places in our garden. They are still dependent on their parents for food.

Published by wim harwig

too old to die young, but still making love and not war

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