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Garden intruder

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by i0n, Feb 13, 2007.

  1. i0n

    i0n :eek:

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    For the last 20 minutes i've had one of these things loitering around my garden:
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    :scared:

    Edit: Here's a quick snap from my mobile:

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  2. Major Tom

    Major Tom Uss Clan *****

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    Cool. Haven't seen one of those in a while.
     
  3. Gaz

    Gaz Poker Face :D

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    is that a grouse? don't see them often.
     
  4. i0n

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    I thought it was a grouse but apparently thanks to google image search it's a pheasant.. grouse dont have the long tail thing.
     
  5. MetroidZ

    MetroidZ Only took 4 years to get1

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    you ever seen one in your garden before?
     
  6. Gaz

    Gaz Poker Face :D

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    Same thing in my eyes :p
     
  7. Major Tom

    Major Tom Uss Clan *****

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    My family used to raise them.
     
  8. DBloke

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    Meh no wildlife (apart from the usual) near me

    But I did see a dead fox the other day
     
  9. Secumfex

    Secumfex Ninja? I'm a Pirate! Yarr

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    mmmmh... tasty....
     
  10. surfinrach90

    surfinrach90 I GOT A JAR OF DIRT.

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    There used to be a little zoo about half an hour away from me, well they had to close it down due to money issues and there's now a posh housing estate there instead, but the peacocks that used to be in there now rust roam the estate. They didn't send actually send them anywhere they just let them out lol. My mate lives there and they keep turning up in his garden
     
  11. Sovieto

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    lol awesome!!!!! :yikes: :cool: :eek:
     
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  12. En4Neo

    En4Neo Jet-Set-Jesse

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    That's cool, but it would be even cooler if Pikmin invaded your garden.
     
  13. Ezekiel86

    Ezekiel86 Chillin in the Mill

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    Haha what about an Animal Crossing invasion? That could be kind of cool... Certainly better than a garden invasion of Iron Knuckles!
     
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    ~Marisa~ Ngiyabonga, my friend.

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    Lol That's so freaking adorable ^.^
     
  15. Syntax

    Syntax That Canucks Fan

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    Interesting...


    All I get are raccoons in the middle of the night....

    That or Coyotes walking down the street...

    Pleasant...
     
  16. wEaksaUce

    wEaksaUce Wii, spinning sword!

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    pheasant eh? well you gota kill it for some XP =]
    conquer online o_O 1st things u kill. only wildlife i see are squirrels...
    one got ran over my a truck and it was flattened out like a pancake. it was quite disgusting
     
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    Syntax That Canucks Fan

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    Thanks for sharing that heart-warming story....

    Have had some blue jay's in the past... thats about it...

    My backyard is quite borring...
     

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