Monday, October 23, 2006


Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is October 22 - October 28, 2006


No time but here is an interesting article.

Children aghast as pelican swallows pigeon whole



Families strolling through a London park were left shocked when a pelican picked up and swallowed an unsuspecting pigeon.

The Eastern White pelican struggled with the desperately frantic pigeon in its beak for more than 20 minutes before swallowing it whole.

The moment was caught on camera by photographer Cathal McNaughton, who was taking pictures of the wildlife in St James's Park.

The pigeon was still alive when it reached the pelican's stomach, he said

4 comments:

marybeth said...

Life can be cruel. This one was hard to stomace.

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maggie said...

So I guess there is a video of it lovely. who is anonymous?

Kate G said...

I'm sure PETA is watching me... I certainly will remain far away & in obvious sight on this one. No Comments here....