Quack Off!!!

Northern Shoveler

F/10.0, 1/400, ISO 400.

Northern Shoveler

What do you get when a duck bends over?

It’s Buttquack

Interesting Fact: When flushed off the nest, a female Northern Shoveler often defecates on its eggs, apparently to deter predators. ( https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Northern_Shoveler/lifehistory )


  1. How does that shot get just 10 likes? Needs to hit the roof. Blog world does not play fair. I apologise on behalf of blog world. If I could like it 10 more times I would. Ok, Ima go beore I start to resemble even more of a creep πŸ˜…

    • Thank you very much, that is super amazing that you feel that way that makes me super happy. Thank you again and Happy Blogging! πŸ™‚

  2. Shovelers surely must be the most smug looking creatures out there…

  3. I’m really enjoying your blog, I love the style and a couple of those jokes actually made me laugh. The pictures are amazing, great instagram account also.

    • Thank you very much, it makes me extremely happy to see that you enjoyed my work. I appreciate that very much. Happy Blogging! πŸ™‚

    • I haven’t made it there yet to experience the nature but it’s on my list to do. Thank you very much for stopping by and checking out my work. Happy Blogging! πŸ™‚

  4. Love it. Also interesting are the ridges or filters like duck baleen on the edges of their bills that they use to sift food ot of the water. It’s fun to watch them swim in circles.

  5. Beautiful light and color capture, love it. And your humor brightens my evening. πŸ™‚

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