Mobbed again

It’s not an easy life being a Common Kestrel. There are always Hooded Crows around making your life unpleasant. This one is having a moment of peace in a Rome park.

Common Kestrel - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

That is, until a Hooded Crow arrives to make its life a misery.

Common Kestrel with Hooded Crow - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

The Kestrel makes a piercing ‘kee-kee-kee’ sound which is raucous and shrill at the same time.

Common Kestrel with Hooded Crow - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

I get tired watching the harassment.

Common Kestrel with Hooded Crow - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Just imagine what it must feel like day after day.

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