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This image is one from the archives. This year there seems to be very little baby bird life to photograph. I'm sure it has something to do with the earthquakes. As people have moved out of their damaged homes and all the damaged homes are in areas surrounded by water, it seems the bird life has moved on as well. Probably the free handouts aren't there anymore. Anyway, I did a good deed today. Driving home from a restaurant, saw mother duck with four ducklings trying to cross an extremely busy road with traffic going past at 80km's an hour. Of course I couldn't bear the thought of them getting killed, so stopped my car, stopped all the other cars coming in both directions and escorted mother and four baby ducklings across the road to the creek.
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Avril Young
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    Well done Ann, that sure is a good deed, and I am sure that the mama duck was very greatfull ...

this is a winner...stunning photography and colour..

10/14/2012 1:51:29 AM

 
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Good for you Ann they were lucky you came along. Very beautiful image here!!

10/14/2012 2:05:24 AM

 
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They are so cute, and what a great deed, Ann, and I will wait for this next month in the Winner's Circle for sure!


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10/14/2012 2:51:10 AM

 
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A wonderful deed you did Ann! Excellent capture of these little ones too!

10/14/2012 3:14:48 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Lucky these sweeties had a brave Good Samaritan to lead them away from danger. Nice going, Ann --- both the good deed, and this capture of those pretty duckling colors.

10/14/2012 5:05:24 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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a cute image!

10/14/2012 6:09:39 AM

 
John Connolly
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A very cute capture Ann! I would have loved to see a picture of you directing traffic and escorting the ducks across the road! It was a wonderful gesture!

10/14/2012 1:03:47 PM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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You did a great thng, Ann. You made me smile and happy. This is a great capture!

10/14/2012 1:56:08 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Nice capture, Ann. They are so adorable. So nice of you to help them cross.

10/14/2012 5:50:30 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Well done, Ann! Terrific capture!

10/14/2012 5:57:45 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Go Ann!!! You probably saved their lives!! Excellent! And what a cute shot this is too!

10/14/2012 7:30:43 PM

 
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