I'm On The Telly This Christmas........Starring In The Great Escape...........

By NaturesHaven
This little tweet must be an escapee, the Zebra Finch is a native of Indonesia and East Timor and can be seen in Australia, they are kept in this country in Aviary's by specialist breeders and enthusiasts.........such beautiful birds, this one appeared out of the blue stayed for a few moments and then took off for the wild blue yonder..............GrinGrin

Tags: Bird Finch Zebra finch Avian Wildlife and nature Natures Haven

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14 Dec 2012 6:26PM
What a cracking shot excellent detail and colour.

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CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
14 Dec 2012 6:28PM
What a beautiful fella, and a perfect capture of him/her, very well spotted. Carol
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
14 Dec 2012 6:32PM
What a beauty !!!
I bet he'd prefer to be in his native Oz at the moment. Hope you will see him again Smile
RonnieAG Plus
7 154 117 Scotland
14 Dec 2012 6:37PM
A lovely shot of this attractive wee escapee, Julia.
AnnChown Plus
7 202 1 United Kingdom
14 Dec 2012 6:40PM
He does look a little confused and bemused! What a great capture Julia!
KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
14 Dec 2012 6:44PM
Brilliantly caught!
Jasper87 Plus
7 1.8k 150 England
14 Dec 2012 6:46PM
Does he tweet with a foreign accent?TongueGrin

SlowSong Plus
9 7.0k 30 England
14 Dec 2012 6:47PM
I hope he does alright. Wings crossed. Smile
Maiwand 10 3 72 England
14 Dec 2012 6:53PM
Wish this poor little birdie all the luck in the world. Well spotted Julia.
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
14 Dec 2012 6:58PM
And looking very inquisitively at you - will it survive in your climate over winter?

JuBarney Plus
6 25 3 United Kingdom
14 Dec 2012 7:18PM
Super capture
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
14 Dec 2012 7:37PM
A very unusual visitor indeed - will he/she survive the cold weather thoughSad

johnjo58 7 2 5 United Kingdom
14 Dec 2012 8:08PM
Well Julia it takes all sorts
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
14 Dec 2012 8:56PM
He looks a little startled
But what a great shot
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
14 Dec 2012 11:19PM
Well i HAD to come back... WinkWinkWink
15 Dec 2012 7:01AM
What a surprise. He is beautiful. Great shot, he's looking straight at you!!
15 Dec 2012 7:12AM
Bet you were thrilled to have this golden opportunity! A great shot of this beautiful fella. Sure hope he'll be able to survive in this awful climate of ours.

nikshot 8 9 1 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2012 8:53AM
What a stunner, lucky you. Hope he survives the cold.

Regards Nick
CaroleS Plus
7 430 3 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2012 9:07AM
What a shot Julia!!
Richsr 10 91 223 England
15 Dec 2012 10:12AM
Certainly not what you would expect to see in the recent weather
Regards Richard
15 Dec 2012 11:42AM
..., but not before pausing for a holiday photograph. GrinGrinGrin
Well captured.
rayme330 5 17 1 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2012 12:34PM
Well captured, Julia, a cracking shot.

lovely bird great detail i ust to keep them when i was littel like from me. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
hasslebladuk 7 1 6 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2012 3:22PM
These little birds are fab excellent shot
Tibetan 5 3 England
16 Dec 2012 10:06AM
The colours are spot on for this male bird, they are very nice little finches good detail hope he survives the winter, I had one hundred and twenty of these little birds some years ago, they lived outside all year round sadly I had to give them all away due to my heart condition. nice photo love it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
16 Dec 2012 5:58PM
Wonderful colourful bird, so well captured. Don
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
18 Dec 2012 4:51PM
This fella obviously got a lot further than Steve McQueen did on his motorbike!Grin A very unusual visitor indeed Julia

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