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Monday, July 20, 2009

Blue Monday 20/07

Gambel's Quail

This is a Gambel's Quail which we saw at the Asheboro Zoo in North Carolina. He was so cute! He was not scared of us at all and just walked around us with no worry at all.



13 comments:

The Quintessential Magpie said...

Nikki... that is an amazinhg shot! I don't think I've ever seen a quail this color. That blue is just stunning! He's a beautiful bird. Thanks for sharing him with us today.

Happy Blue Monday...

XO,

Sheila ;-)

Coloradolady said...

What a great shot. Very pretty. Thanks for showing him off on your blog. Have a great Blue Monday.

SmilingSally said...

I have just loaded your link. Happy Blue Monday.

denisemarie said...

I love it...thanks for sharing. I guess he doesn't have to worry about being shot at the zoo. :-)

Mary said...

What an amazing picture. It's perfect for Blue Monday. Thanks for sharing it with us.

heartnsoulcooking said...

I love the photo. THANKS!!! for sharing, have a happy " Blue Monday " Geri

Joan@anythinggoeshere said...

He certainly let you get pretty close. I am having a blue and white giveaway so stop on by my blog. Happy blue monday.

Cindy said...

Nice picture, he sure is cute.
Cindy

grey like snuffie said...

Great shot...I don't think I've ever seen a blue Quail.

Barnyard Country Gifts said...

It's a beautiful picture. Never seen that bird before. Thanks for sharing.
Have a nice blue monday, Annemieke

Terry said...

Howdy
Happy Blue Monday .
What a wonderful photo.
I have never seen a quail like this one before how awesome.
Thank you for sharing the great photo today.
Have a week filled with happiness.
Happy Trails

Knitty said...

I've never seen one up close before. Great color, isn't he/she?

Shirl said...

Hello, Happy Blue Monday! Beautiful blue post, thank you for sharing! Have a great week.
Bless you, Shirl
Shirls Rose Cottage