Hair Today............Gone Tomorrow............

By NaturesHaven    
Bedraggled Great tit with not a lot of feathers left............I don't know if it's a parasite or just a hard breeding season..............GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Many thanks to Lillian, Barbara, Ronnie, Polli, Nathan and Lynnie for their valued User Awards for the Squawking Starlings............thank you.......GrinGrinGrin

Tags: Canon Bird Feathers Great tit Avian Wildlife and nature NaturesHaven

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Comments


Caziwinkles 3 3 1 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 7:28PM
Excellent image - fab title too. Maybe he thinks he is a relative to the bald eagle!! Wink

Carol

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Franko59 5 3 1 England
21 Jul 2013 7:28PM
Superb it made me smileSmile,,, regards Ian
21 Jul 2013 7:40PM
Poor thing, Julia!
Needs to leave a bit more head room when flying low!!

Richard
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
21 Jul 2013 7:46PM
I wonder what has caused that feather loss: the bird looks healthy enough otherwise.
Ronnie.
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 7:49PM
Hard season and in the middle of a good moult I reckon

The extreme weather won't have helpedSad

Adrian
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
21 Jul 2013 7:51PM
Poor little fella, he looks so embarrassed about being photographed Sad Carol
21 Jul 2013 7:52PM
It Looks like he had a hard night!! Great shot!
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
21 Jul 2013 8:11PM
Oh, I hope it's not a parasite. I hope he's just been enjoying himself too much. Grin
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 8:16PM
There once was an ugly Great Tit, feathers all knackered and torn....

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin
pamelajean Plus
10 964 1830 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 8:35PM
He really should stop using that anti-dandruff shampoo, there are too many chemicals in it.
21 Jul 2013 8:57PM
Poor little bird, she's going to get sunburned. Great shot though......Sandy
marktc Plus
5 86 14 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 9:31PM
Poor thing... superb capture Julia.
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
21 Jul 2013 11:00PM
Excellent capture Julia.GrinGrinGrin
Ron
EileenH 3 1 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 12:41AM
Great captureSmileSmile

Eileen
What a beauty, windswept and interesting as they sayGrinGrin.. I hope the feathers come back soon, he/she looks a little sad..

Lynette GrinGrin
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
22 Jul 2013 4:38AM
This poor guy has been through a rough time Smile Great capture Julia Smile
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 6:38AM
Sad to see him..he has a brother/sister here with me!
same condition
well captured
Lillian
22 Jul 2013 7:15AM
Oh dear!!
22 Jul 2013 8:17AM
Poor little chap Sad
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 8:40AM
Ah bless!!!!
22 Jul 2013 10:01AM
This is not a happy bird, but it is a great image

Brian
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
22 Jul 2013 1:55PM
oh dear, hope she gets a cool spot to relax in and recover!
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 2:35PM
Oh no - poor thing!
Ann
awwww hope he will be ok good shot. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
22 Jul 2013 3:21PM
Poor little chap, it is a great image
Niknut Plus
6 1.3k 68 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 5:04PM
Ooooer ???.......how about making a hat from an old glove-finger ??.Smile
Mike_Smith Plus
9 314 1 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 5:31PM
Great sharp shot, i have seen a few like this, and not just Great Tits. Think its been a rough season for them

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