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The Big Yawn

By SUE118
I stay in the same hotel every year when I go to Jersey and try and get the same room. Outside the bathroom window there is always a baby seagull. The hotel have done their best to get numbers down by erecting a plastic owl that flaps its wings when it is windy to scare the seagulls. This hasn't worked with this family and I really enjoy having it there for my weeks stay. There is always a parent keeping an eye on their young. I never realized how big a seagull's mouth is.
Many thanks to Peter for his award yesterday and for your comments and votes.
Keep cool and safe.
Sue

Tags: Baby Gull Jersey Wildlife and nature

Voters: woolybill1, martin174, mrswoolybill and 34 more

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Comments


mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.9k 2457 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2021 7:38AM
Love it - image and story. Can imagine the family having a good laugh at the hotel and its plastic owl.
20 Jul 2021 7:38AM
Great shot, and you're right... that's some cake-hole!
Smile
Tony
DaveRyder Plus
7 5.7k 13 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2021 7:46AM
Say Ahh
20 Jul 2021 7:48AM
Lovely timing, Sue😁😁😁
Mike
richmowil Plus
12 449 2 England
20 Jul 2021 8:14AM
Excellent story and image.
20 Jul 2021 8:57AM
Well captured. Delightful image.
20 Jul 2021 9:25AM
Great story and image. What a huge mouth they have! Preparation for the fish n chips when larger, perhaps? And the owl, sounds very amusing 😀

Dave 🙂
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2021 12:00PM
So amazing !! Great capture and timing Sue !!
Adorable subject... Isabel GrinGrinGrin
20 Jul 2021 12:40PM
Great capture Sue, they put on on a building in Yarmouth but they just sat on it's head and pooped!
Geoff
Niknut Plus
11 3.0k 82 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2021 4:05PM
GrinGrinGrinGrin !!....terrific shot !!....with lovely clarity in this comical beauty !!.Grin
20 Jul 2021 9:10PM
Brilliant timed capture Sue, love it...Lin
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 19 Canada
20 Jul 2021 10:05PM
An excellent capture Sue. What a great timed shot.
ColleenA Plus
9 500 7 Australia
21 Jul 2021 7:29AM
What a big mouth, great shot Sue

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