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Elphaba

Elphaba
Rockport, TX
(Zone 9a)

February 7, 2012
1:26 PM

Post #8998171

This may just be a small Coopers. It is noticeably smaller than the Cooper's that I've been seeing. Its tail looks more square and its head seems smaller, but I can't be sure. Eye is yellow, but seems both imm. Coop and Sharp have yellow eyes. Small Coop or Sharp-shinned?

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Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

February 7, 2012
3:48 PM

Post #8998313

Cooper's for me, the legs are too thick and the bill too heavy for Sharp-shin

Resin

Elphaba

Elphaba
Rockport, TX
(Zone 9a)

February 9, 2012
2:33 AM

Post #9000005

Thanks!

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