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So that's why they call it "nestling"

05-25-2010 // Jim Ross

mourning doves by Jim Ross

Dallas, Texas, photographer Jim Ross writes, “I was surprised to find a mourning dove building a nest in the second story flower box on my fiancée’s patio.  Soon, two eggs hatched and the ever-hungry babies demanded to be fed.  After a full meal one day, the young nestled in close to their mother.”  Ross used a Canon EOS 50D with a 28-105mm lens.

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