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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-21-2008, 10:56 PM Thread Starter
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I pulled down my bedroom door in order to shim the hinges out and get the latch working again. That's in order to try to keep the dog from breaking out the window again and breaking another foot or worse (another story).

Anyway, I pulled down the door and put it into the living room to work on it, and as I'm standing there strategizing, there's a thump at the window. I look out and this is what I saw:





I see hawks out in the Fox Valley all the time, but this is the first I've seen in the city, and so close up too.

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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-21-2008, 10:57 PM
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It's a Peregrine Falcon, very awesome!


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It's a Peregrine Falcon, very awesome!


Yep.

That is really, really cool

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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-22-2008, 08:33 AM
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so what does it taste like, are they good eatin
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Very cool! Nice shot of it, too!

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post #8 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-22-2008, 08:48 AM
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Those are one of my favorite looking birds. Very cool.

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