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Big bird seen in mountains of western Andalucia!

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Offline tonyninfas

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« Reply #20 on: May 11, 2009, 09:03 AM »
What a beautiful photo, Clive.   :)
Fingers crossed that all goes well.
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« Reply #21 on: May 12, 2009, 00:51 AM »
er...how manay are in there Sue?
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« Reply #22 on: May 12, 2009, 17:27 PM »
But surely, if something was to fall out now, wouldn't it hurt the dog?

Peter

P.S Still nest building Clive(almost said nesting!)?  8)

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« Reply #23 on: May 12, 2009, 18:43 PM »
Hi All,
just got to wait now
and Nick, he could carry on growing for another couple of weeks yet! I figure it is the hiking boots and rucksack that he has in there which make me look so big 'cause i was breathing in at the time  :biggrin:
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« Reply #24 on: June 01, 2009, 16:11 PM »
Hi all,

The youngest member of  :sign: has arrived  :)

Born on Saturday 30th May at 1pm by C section due to some minor complications such as weighing in at nearly 4 kilos!... As you can see both are doing very well and hopefully they will be able to come home on Tuesday....

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« Reply #25 on: June 01, 2009, 17:06 PM »
Congratulations!v :clapping:

No wonder you claimed to have your hands full - actually, it's more strange that you could find time for other topics!  ::)
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« Reply #26 on: June 01, 2009, 17:48 PM »
Congratulations!   :)
 

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« Reply #27 on: June 01, 2009, 18:32 PM »
Hi Clive and Sue
Congratulations from León and well moderated  :)
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« Reply #28 on: June 01, 2009, 18:45 PM »
Brilliant news,
Congratulations Clive & Sue
What a way to end the Spring!
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« Reply #29 on: June 01, 2009, 20:42 PM »
Greetings Sue 'n' Sam 'n' Clive, :sign:
Congratulations to the three of you!  :clapping:  :dancing:

Thanx for the nice pics.
Look after yourselves.
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« Reply #30 on: June 01, 2009, 21:15 PM »
Yep, that's definitely an Eatock x Muir hybrid  :) It won't be long before he's handing Dad the stones for walling.

Congratulations to you both and a big.............

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« Reply #31 on: June 02, 2009, 08:57 AM »
Well done Sue, Clive and Sam.   :clapping:

Please keep us posted on his progress.

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« Reply #32 on: June 02, 2009, 09:08 AM »
Congratulations.

Fantastic news, hope to see you all soon.

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« Reply #33 on: June 02, 2009, 09:12 AM »
Hoooorraaaaa great news congratulations Clive and Sue  :dancing:

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« Reply #34 on: June 02, 2009, 09:16 AM »
Congratulations to the three of you  :clapping:  :clapping:  :clapping:

Lovely photos.

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« Reply #35 on: June 02, 2009, 12:15 PM »
Great news Sue and Clive. Congratulations. I suspect the young Sam is going to receive an awfully good education in natural history.

Don't let the nappies get you down

Sweet photos

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« Reply #36 on: June 06, 2009, 23:50 PM »
                   :)      Thank you All for your great messages, sorry it's taken me so long to get back onto the computer...and i might be slow on the ids for a few more days yet  ::)     A whole week has gone by already!

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and a treasure of a son,
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« Reply #37 on: June 09, 2009, 09:52 AM »
 Belated Congratulations !!    for the Birth of your lovely son.                    :dancing:
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« Reply #38 on: June 20, 2009, 19:19 PM »
Congratulations Sue and Clive!! I'm so happy to see Sam is here.
Very best wishes to all of you,
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« Reply #39 on: July 04, 2009, 22:52 PM »
I have an excuse for my backlog of work...... It's not my fault...  ::) When he is asleep it is very tranquil but Sam has learned a new word already... waaaaarrggghhhhaaaggghh! :)
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