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Red-Knobbed Coot

Fulica cristata


A baby abandoned by its mother! A Sad story, 20min after this picture was taken it died :-(

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Jared Hersch
Jared Hersch 9 years ago

Thx KarenP, I hope so!

KarenP 9 years ago

It's very sad that it died, but I think that by posting this photo, you've honored that creature in the best possible way for it's short life.

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 9 years ago

Insanely cute it is :) Very sad :(

Sckel 9 years ago


Jared Hersch
Jared Hersch 9 years ago

Thanks guys, yup putty bout the outcome, breaks my heart!

YukoChartraw 9 years ago

:"( Beautiful spotting but so sad.

Aaron_G 9 years ago

A beautiful spotting, Jared. I'm sorry to hear about the outcome, but life sometimes doesn't work out for all organisms. Thank you for sharing this bird family with us.

Jared Hersch
Spotted by
Jared Hersch

Knysna Local Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Aug 17, 2013
Submitted on Aug 17, 2013

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