Thread: Odd water birds
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Old 11-18-2009, 11:53 AM   #11
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Often they poop on their own legs to cool off
I have read this, and wondered if perhaps they were giving their legs a much needed bath. It was not a hot day, so it doesn't seem as though they needed to cool down. It was after that three-day tropical depression/nor'easter of last week, and they were wading in what is ordinarily someone's yard. It was odd seeing them wade back and forth through the water--they had been at it for a good 20 minutes when I finally decided to leave.
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