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Charming ugliness ...

Posted by
Baldwin VW (Bejuma, Venezuela) on 5 March 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Our latest rescue ... this little guy fell from its nest three days ago and we managed to rescue him. Now he looks much better than this ...
This photo was taken on Sunday, March 3 2013
Happy ST to all ...

Canon PowerShot G9 1/160 second F/4.0 ISO 100 9 mm

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Hey cutie. All the best in your life journey.

5 Mar 2013 5:37am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Comme il est cou et charmant sueprbe petit oiseau merveilleux.

5 Mar 2013 6:15am

rick from brisbane, Australia

This one really put a smile on my face...thanks, Baldwin.

5 Mar 2013 6:43am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & amazing!
so beautiful colors!

5 Mar 2013 7:44am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Trop mignon, splendide shot. Happy ST.

5 Mar 2013 9:05am

yo from Ile de France, France

Des plumes qui ressemblent à de la paille !
J'espère qu'il va aller de mieux en mieux !
Happy ST !

5 Mar 2013 9:09am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Lovely image

5 Mar 2013 9:29am

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Hoooo il est trop mimi!!! bravo pour le sauvetage!!!! j'aime+++++

5 Mar 2013 10:29am

Reinald Van De Walle from Vigo, Spain

Chamo, la foto quedó muy buena!! La expresión de su cuerpo me dice: aqui estoy...JPC jeje

5 Mar 2013 10:53am

Basile Pesso from Paris, France

Impressive !

5 Mar 2013 10:55am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Awwww . . . poor thing! So you're taking care of him and raising him then? That's wonderful to hear, Baldwin. You'll have to post the occasional update. :-)

5 Mar 2013 12:01pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

magnifique et émouvant portrait !

5 Mar 2013 12:50pm

CarineB from Paris, France

The perfect original shot ! Great !!!

5 Mar 2013 1:27pm

jean pierre from paris, France

joli portrait de ce petit oiseau!!! amitié

5 Mar 2013 2:06pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Aw! But you love him, and that's all that matters!

5 Mar 2013 2:07pm

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Like that, it has the charm of tramp ... - :) He had the chance to meet you, now it will be fine. Great shot.
Have a nice day.

5 Mar 2013 2:49pm

franz from Baden, Austria

ugliness, like beauty, lies in the eye of the beholder ... ;-)
good luck with your rescue operation, baldwin!

5 Mar 2013 2:58pm

aaanouel from Heredia, Costa Rica


5 Mar 2013 3:37pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Very impressive. great photo.

5 Mar 2013 4:03pm

Slackwater - Don from Spokane, United States

I think he's unimpressed with this thing called "life." Excellent ST shot.

5 Mar 2013 4:28pm

Francisco from Miami, United States

Que lindo! me recuerda cuando pequeño y vivia en Punto Fijo, alli hay muchas paraulatas y siempre conseguia los pichones por el piso, los recogía y los llevaba a casa en una cajita. Alli mis hermanos y yo los alimentábamos con pan y leche , muchos morían (quizás por la dieta :) ) y otros los lográbamos retornar a su ambiente.


5 Mar 2013 5:23pm

@Francisco: No se les puede dar leche ni pan ... se les fermenta en el estómago, se inchan y se mueren. Nosotros les damos harina PAN (que lujo, verdad??) con agua y algunos granos de alpiste en la mezcla ... funciona muy bien.... Saludos y gracias !!!

Mandar from Kudal, India

Wonderful...its interesting......

5 Mar 2013 5:27pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

El pollo está algo ajado. De hecho es feo, muy feo, con ese estado calamitoso de las plumas. Pero siempre me inspiran ternura. Me alegro que ahora esté creciendo fuerte.

5 Mar 2013 5:39pm

El pare from prepirineu, Andorra

Una mirada que despierta ternura.

5 Mar 2013 5:41pm

christine from schoten, Belgium

Haha, wat een kopje! Knap gedaan dat je hem in leven kunt houden!

5 Mar 2013 5:46pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Lucky little thing to have found good caring people! Excellent image and post.

5 Mar 2013 5:53pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I am so happy to know you have rescued this cute little bird!

5 Mar 2013 6:16pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada about a face that only a mother could love!!! Happy ST Baldwin! ;-)

5 Mar 2013 6:52pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Yay! Rescuers rule! I love this. Have to REMIX.

5 Mar 2013 10:48pm

@LauraS: Thanks Laura ;-)))

Carol from Leamington, Canada

Aww, he looks so frazzled! So glad you could rescue him, I hope he'll be ok! A cute photo of him though, what a cutie!

6 Mar 2013 12:38am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

He seems to feel safe. Neat shot.

6 Mar 2013 12:51am

L'angevine from Angers, France

oh le pauvre,il a envie de retourner au nid...

6 Mar 2013 8:32am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Precioso pollito... Tierno y algo mal peinado...! Besos Adela

6 Mar 2013 5:17pm

This image has been featured in 2 Remix collections.

Beautiful Birds by Ruthiebear

ST shots by LauraS

Canon PowerShot G9
1/160 second
ISO 100
9 mm