Remember the baby Blue Jay that Dad rescued down the street? It looked like this:
Go here to read more about it. That day we said we hoped the fledgling Blue Jay would eventually join the other Blue Jays that visit our backyard feeders to eat peanuts in the shell. Well, this morning Aaron spotted a young Blue Jay on our back fence. He grabbed Ethan’s old camera and took these photos:
Unfortuantely the Blue Jay took off before Ethan could focus his telephoto lens, so our photo series ends here.
However, Blue Jays kept coming through the morning until the peanuts were all gone. We’re glad we’ve been helping the local Blue Jay population recover from West Nile Virus.
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