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come on now... smaller please!

By Lillian  
The Crested Grebe was offering a fish that was way too big
this pair take it in turn to baby sit the five babies on their back
while constantly fishing for them... where do they live?
on a fishing farm!!! great thinking on their part
have at least five pairs there.
So have become a member... and having a great time there
and I even take my chair along!!

video link to show what happened to the fish

https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=SGsnEFi5CpQ

Version... naff background photo but shows all babies off in water

Thanks everyone for comments and awards on Mr Woodpecker

Lillian

Tags: Fish Feeding Babies Crested grebe Wildlife and nature

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Comments


Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2017 8:00AM
Wonderful looking family and I love the lead for the catch and the version for the babies...
Beautiful images Lillian
Isabel GrinGrin
sparrowhawk Plus
13 282 2 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2017 8:02AM
superb they've got there work cut out for the forceable me thinks
ddolfelin Plus
10 103 3 Wales
6 Apr 2017 8:08AM
Good work!
HSTONEY222 14 20 1 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2017 8:17AM
Two lovely photos Lillian.

Howard.
6 Apr 2017 8:48AM
Lovely images Lillian, lead image my favourite,
Fred.
6 Apr 2017 9:00AM
Lovely images. Well captured.
DeSilver Plus
14 14 12 England
6 Apr 2017 9:02AM
Very nice. Two good images.


David.
6 Apr 2017 9:20AM
A beautiful Grebe family, Lillian, two super images.

Dave.
drbird 9 1 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2017 9:47AM
Lovely image congrats
PhilT2 Plus
12 575 32 England
6 Apr 2017 10:05AM
Nicely caught lead shot Lillian. Sounds like you have found yourself a great spot for photography
Two super images Lillian, lovely to see the whole family.
Carol
Jasper87 Plus
11 2.8k 158 England
6 Apr 2017 10:20AM
Happy families....a lovely group, Lillian.
fificat100 10 5 2 Scotland
6 Apr 2017 10:50AM
Lead image is superb.
Lavina
PatriciaWilson 17 617 58 Greece
6 Apr 2017 11:25AM
Lovely, made me smile too. They're such sweet little things.
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2017 11:36AM
A wonderful little family Lillian, love the lead. Along with your chair, a thermos of coffee perhaps.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
Nikonuser1 Plus
9 170 16 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2017 11:59AM
Two great Grebe family images LillianGrinGrinGrin

Cliff
6 Apr 2017 12:31PM
How beautiful, Lillian - two super shots.

RichardSmile
rontear Plus
18 23 9 England
6 Apr 2017 12:38PM
Natures natural moments Lillian. Excellent.
Ron
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 20 Canada
6 Apr 2017 1:32PM
Very smart birds. To go where they raise some tasty food. Lovely images Lillian. Especially the lead.
6 Apr 2017 1:36PM
Two wonderful captures
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
6 Apr 2017 2:40PM
Looks to me like they're sinking, Lillian! GrinGrin Two delightful captures Smile
Strange, but when I click on that YouTube link it just takes me to all the videos I've uploaded on there, no grebes or fish....
Trev Smile
manicam 17 44 1 Canada
6 Apr 2017 2:41PM
amazing catureGrinGrinGrin
6 Apr 2017 3:58PM
Lovely to view Lillian, fabulous family images.Smile
6 Apr 2017 4:55PM
Super shot Lillian very well timed indeed. V1 is lovely to see too.

JohnSmile
Mike_Smith Plus
14 859 2 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2017 5:38PM
Wonderful captures, beautiful birds too. Nice also to see your video
6 Apr 2017 5:45PM
Two beautiful images Lillian. How gorgeous are those little ones Grin

Kathryn
6 Apr 2017 7:09PM
Two lovely shots Lillian. Cathy
JuBarney Plus
10 36 5 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2017 8:07PM
Terrific shots of these cute youngsters
Ju
MileJanjic 7 5 3 Serbia
6 Apr 2017 8:11PM
beautiful natural colours, Lillian!Smile
bricurtis Plus
16 2.6k 51 England
6 Apr 2017 8:20PM
Two super images Lilian - good to see 5 chicks.
Brian.
Two superb captures, Lillian😊😊
ade123 9 285 1 United Kingdom
7 Apr 2017 7:43AM
Superb images Lillian
Love the video too

Ade
8 Apr 2017 9:08AM
Sweet 😊☺🤗
Two really beautiful images, excellent captures, Lillian.
BRITCHIE
16 Apr 2017 10:33AM
Aww, lovely shots Lillian, so sweet
Julie x

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