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Discussion: First blood

in: O-ing; O-ing > 2018-12-12

Dec 13, 2018 3:39 AM # 
undy:
First bird to attack me in Australia and draw blood I think, Butcher bird from behind. 1993 I'd guess.
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Dec 13, 2018 4:21 AM # 
LOST_Richard:
You were lucky it wasn't an emu!
Dec 13, 2018 10:43 AM # 
Golfer:
Pied butcherbird had a couple of half-hearted swoops at me whilst I was mapping on Sunday morning. Didn't hit me as I had a broad-brimmed hat on. They seem to be very territorial irrespective of whether they have young and sit in low branches very close to where you are before having a bit of a swoop.

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