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Pigeon taking a wing bath in the rain

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Response to the prompt – ‘Dull’

We had a dull day on our holiday last week. I was watching the rain fall on the road outside, and spotted this pigeon on a chimney-pot. It stretched out one wing, and then the other – it seemed to be having a bath! A bit of a web search showed that this is just something that pigeons do. How curious.

Woodpigeon in the rain

Woodpigeon washing its wings in the rain

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Author: Hedwigia

Gardener, wildlife geek, and very slow runner.

8 thoughts on “Pigeon taking a wing bath in the rain

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  2. Guess the rain is their chance to shower 🙂

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