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Ptarmigan on Na Rathanan (Beinn Alligin)

Ptarmigan on Na Rathanan (Beinn Alligin)


Postby Androo72 » Sat Nov 30, 2019 10:15 am

Met this wee chap whilst crossing Na Rathanan. He seemed happy to stay put and rely on the old Ptarmigan camouflage technique!
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Re: Ptarmigan on Na Rathanan (Beinn Alligin)

Postby Stobart » Wed Dec 11, 2019 5:30 pm

Maybe a bit of work required on the camouflage front ! Great photo.
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Re: Ptarmigan on Na Rathanan (Beinn Alligin)

Postby Mal Grey » Wed Dec 11, 2019 7:37 pm

Nice, I love their feathery feet!


AS an aside, Ptarmigan on Beinn Alligin would set me and my mates off for hours singing those names to the tune of the Muppets manamana thing...as we regularly dp with each. P-tarmigan, do doo do do do, on Alligin, do do do do... :lol:
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Re: Ptarmigan on Na Rathanan (Beinn Alligin)

Postby Pastychomper » Wed Dec 18, 2019 11:09 am

Mal Grey wrote:Nice, I love their feathery feet!


AS an aside, Ptarmigan on Beinn Alligin would set me and my mates off for hours singing those names to the tune of the Muppets manamana thing...as we regularly dp with each. P-tarmigan, do doo do do do, on Alligin, do do do do... :lol:


Thanks Mal, that'll be my earworm for the rest of the day. :lol:

When that song was first composed, I wonder if they knew it would become such a phenomenon. 8)
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