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After an intense spring blizzard, late this April (09), the animals, including the birds, were out in force looking for food!
Taken at Rocky Mountain National Park.

This little guy was walking around on nearly 3 and 1/2 feet of new snow trying to find his lunch!


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“Use what talents you have.
The woods would be silent
if no bird sang
except those that sang best.”
Michael Michalko

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  • Jellybean720
    Jellybean720about 5 years ago

    That is to funny.. Great Capture :))

  • Thanks, JB, I was so surprised when he stuck his head in the snow, I almost didn’t get the shot!

    – Kate Purdy

  • Ilene Clayton
    Ilene Claytonabout 5 years ago

    Oh how cuuute! What a wonderful shot!

  • Just plain lucky. Thanks, Ilene.

    – Kate Purdy

  • EvaMarIza
    EvaMarIzaabout 5 years ago

    Lucky you- perfect moment !!

  • You’re so right, Eva. Thank you!

    – Kate Purdy

  • Bruce  Dickson
    Bruce Dicksonabout 5 years ago

    A snow ostrich??

  • Yep, Bruce, they’re extremely rare, but I found one!

    – Kate Purdy

  • redladyart
    redladyartabout 5 years ago

    This is so funny! Great great capture! I’ve never seen anything like this before. :)

  • I was so surprised, I was lucky to get the shot! Thanks, Sharon!

    – Kate Purdy

  • GiselaSchneider
    GiselaSchneiderabout 5 years ago

    great capture!

  • Thank you, Gisela!

    – Kate Purdy

  • kukawa
    kukawaabout 5 years ago

    Love it!!!! Perfect!!!!

  • Thanks, Sylvia. It was a lucky shot!

    – Kate Purdy

  • ralph arce
    ralph arceabout 5 years ago

    It looks so sad, but I can’t stop laughing…odd. hahahaha. Great capture! :D

  • Not too sad; the snow was melting off at a rapid pace, so glad to put a smile on your face!

    – Kate Purdy

  • Mark Grech
    Mark Grechalmost 5 years ago

    Perfect moment great shot

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