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mutley said:

waveCould probably get you some Canadian geese feathers.


 

Is this with the new 'toy' Mutley made out of parts of the tent?  Low flying Canada geese over Didcot beware...big_laughbig_laugh

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Sat 13-Nov-10
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just about to de fluff some birds kate there are a few iridescent blue feathers and some other mottly ones and i am doin a bantam hen with mottly wings if they are any good .pm me your address if you want them and ile pop them in the post Geoff xxi_am_hungrysorry

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Sat 13-Nov-10
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Oh, Kate is going to love you for that!  Where did the iridescent blues come from? 

I'll try that again!

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malard wings  ,TA ,mate has a shoot and drops me a brace round ocasionaly ,, yummy i_am_hungry

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Lucky man MOS, fresh Mallard is fabbo.

I'll try that again!

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yep !! since the fox had tinsel and curry the turkeys !@<>:~!!!! ime building up a multi bird roast for chrimbo mallard chicken pidgeon and rabbit stuffed into a goose (yes i know rabbits arnt birds but if they will stick their heads up in the field by the boat they will be treated the same)just a couple more pidgeons to get and its a goer i_am_hungrysmug

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Any chance of a picture of this fantastical beast MOS?

I'll try that again!

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ooooh wave- yes please MOS- I found some lovely mallard feathers earlier this year when they were moulting and used them to make a rather splendid cockade for a black veiled hat, all the time wishing I had some more....you are a star

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OO, love that word - cockade - thanks Kate, you just made my day.  heart

I'll try that again!

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 Toffeeapple said:

OO, love that word - cockade - thanks Kate, you just made my day.  heart


In my ignorance I thought it was little blue pills not feathers ! sporkrunawaysporkrunawaysporkrunawaytardis

 

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And Seth, Master Of Thin Ice Skating is sharpening his blades for yet another tourney big_laugh

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Danny said:

And Seth, Master Of Thin Ice Skating is sharpening his blades for yet another tourney big_laugh

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He just beat me to it.....I thought it was a stool or something like that.....eeekeeek

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ep said:

Danny said:

And Seth, Master Of Thin Ice Skating is sharpening his blades for yet another tourney big_laugh

dalek


 
He just beat me to it.....I thought it was a stool or something like that.....eeekeeek

 i thaught  that cockade was sort of like LEMONADE but made with C...........runaway

 

 

 anyway i will post the feathers soon mi darlin big_laughbig_laughbig_laughdevil

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MOS said:

yep !! since the fox had tinsel and curry the turkeys !@<>:~!!!! ime building up a multi bird roast for chrimbo mallard chicken pidgeon and rabbit stuffed into a goose (yes i know rabbits arnt birds but if they will stick their heads up in the field by the boat they will be treated the same)just a couple more pidgeons to get and its a goer i_am_hungrysmug


 

You forgot the partridge and the pear tree....but I bet you're hoping for four calling birds eeekeeekkiss

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