Wildlife interlude

Stan Carey - dramatic heron

Local heron with dramatic poise

Stan Carey - mink exploring

This mink scampered about on the causeway for a while, occasionally checking my position.

Stan Carey - horse at Aughanure Castle

Horse at Aughnanure Castle

Stan Carey - robin singing

After a couple of minutes’ singing, this robin was visited by a hovering suitor who mated with her. (It's all on video.)

Stan Carey - Connemara sheep

Connemara: tough grass, tough sheep.

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4 Responses to Wildlife interlude

  1. Ulla Hennig says:

    I love these pictures, especially the pictures with the horse and the heron. Thanks for sharing!

  2. Stan says:

    My pleasure, Ulla.

  3. Sean Jeating says:

    Just beautiful. Especially eye- and mind-catching: the colours in the first one.
    Ah, and the feathered ballad-monger in action! …

  4. Stan says:

    Thank you Sean. I am always amazed by the sounds that emerge from a robin’s almost cartoonishly two-dimensional beak! And they sing with such heart.

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