Video - Chick Fledging

dellwo(10b)April 7, 2008

I've posted a video of a chick's first flight-->HERE

It was just pure luck I got this. I set my digital camera in my window sill to see if I could catch a feeding. Seconds later mom arrived and fed them. Then the chick took off and landed on a couple branches before returning to the nest.

Enjoy, Joe

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ltlhbgrl

That's amazing! Brought tears to my eyes as if I was the proud Mama!! I love the "look" on his face. "Wow! This is cool...What do I do now?" Thanks for sharing your luck!

    Bookmark   April 8, 2008 at 8:58AM
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suzzque(7)

Wonderful! Thanks for sharing this video.

Janice

    Bookmark   April 8, 2008 at 10:44PM
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nannerbelle(8A)

Beautiful!!!!! Thanks!!!

    Bookmark   April 9, 2008 at 1:12AM
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frankiesmom

Loved it! thanks for sharing!

    Bookmark   April 9, 2008 at 11:44AM
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jane__ny(9-10)

How long after did the other one take off?

What a great video!! Thanks for sharing...

Jane

    Bookmark   April 12, 2008 at 8:45PM
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dellwo(10b)

They were out of the nest the next morning and momma was sitting on eggs she'd laid on the 7th. Here's her shading them in our heat wave.

Here is a link that might be useful: More Pics

    Bookmark   April 12, 2008 at 9:35PM
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callalilykris(z5b MI)

Beautiful! Priceless! Thanks for sharing.

    Bookmark   April 20, 2008 at 8:12PM
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happygirl_2008

I am awestruck!!! Thanks for sharing this priceless video. I am going to be checking my rose bushes for a possible nest. Did not know they would nest there.
Happy Girl

    Bookmark   April 23, 2008 at 2:36AM
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