'We have been graced by Foxton's first recorded Turtle Doves in
recent times, sadly both males. The first turned up last Sunday, and then a
second appeared yesterday morning. Somewhat bizarrely, both discoveries were in
my garden to start with - in fact both birds were in my garden yesterday
... they have provided some rather beautiful photo opps. One
may have already gone. I am pretty sure the other one won't stay much longer.
Anyway, here are some pics
- the two birds tussling are a collared dove and a turtle dove. 'MM