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A strutting California quail

We are surrounded by quail. This magnificent bird prefers to walk, actually strut, rather than fly. And unlike the blue jay, the other popular backyard bird, quail leave my bees alone.

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So, I let them run free and stay out of their way but once per week when I photograph them–that’s our deal. Here is this week’s shot.

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