I must express some concern at all the flushing and
orifices capturing COG-ites' minds at the moment!!!
On the theme of chasing, I was amused to see a lone
Yellow-tailed Black Cocky at Broulee some weeks ago chasing (sort of - they are
not really the chasing kind) an Australian Raven. I wasn't sure that he
was really chasing the raven except that he kept changing direction to keep on
its tail. Very strange. Anyway, he quickly regretted his choice of
play-mate because three other ravens turned on him and he found it rather hard
to shake them. I suppose he had a size advantage, but that was about
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