Saturday, January 25, 2014

Saturday's Critters #8

Saturday's Critters #8

Good Morning, everyone..So happy to see you here on Saturday's Critters..If your blog post has a critter post..please join in and link up to my Saturday Critter party.


Here are a few of my favorite ducks..seen at Edwin Forsythe NWR. Above is the pretty Northern Pintail.




Another one of my favorites is the Hooded Merganser. I hope your enjoy my ducks and I hope you enjoy the critter party.


The Common Loon were plentiful at the Barnegat Beach.



The Red-breasted Merganser, they have a shaggy crest..




An InLinkz Link-up



 To see more beautiful birds and cute critters

Also please visit:  I'd-Rather-B-Birdin. Thanks to the gracious host: Anni of I'd Rather-B-birdin. Also, sharing with Camera Critters. Thanks to Misty for hosting.

 Thanks for stopping by and  I wish everyone a happy weekend.

69 comments:

  1. Good morning Eileen!!!Wonderful pictures!Great captures indeed!!!Beautiful ducks!I'm joining Saturday's Critters!!Wish you a happy and warm weekend!Hugs!
    Dimi...

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  2. I enjoyed your ducks and I enjoy the critter party too!
    Have a great weekend!

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  3. Ohhhhhhhhhh, Excellent Eileen!! I love the pintails too. And would dearly like to find and photograph the hooded merganser.

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  4. Que lindos e tão bem fotografados!!!beijos praianos, tudo de bom,chica

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  5. Mittelsäger haben wir im Winter auch auf der Ostsee.

    tolle Bilder..wie immer Eileen

    LG zum Wochenende vom katerchen

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  6. Hi,Eileen. Nice captures. Wishing you a wonderful weekend.

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  7. what lovely photos! I'd love to see pintalis, but so far they've eluded me! Your hooded merganser is very handsome.

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  8. Ducks always remind me of when my children were young and would go to the park with their stale bread and feed the ducks. They loved it.

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  9. that second photograph is quite unique I think Eileen

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  10. Your ducks are beautiful and many wonderful different species to see!
    Happy weekend!

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  11. i wonder when i can see some beauties like these guys in my neck of the woods. they have such good colors. love those tails too!! neat!! thanks, for having the link up Eileen.

    have a happy weekend!! ( :

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  12. That pintail duck is striking! I have never seen one before! :)

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  13. Good morning! I love seeing all the different ducks. Great captures! Thanks, Eileen, for inviting me to join in your party. Enjoy your weekend!

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  14. Wonderful pics, (always) for your Critter Party.

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  15. I would love to see the hooded merganser- such an interesting looking bird. Thanks for hosting the party Eileen!

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  16. I love these pictures. Ducks make me happy :)

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  17. I enjoyed this series of shots, Hooded Merganserer male is so cute!
    Happy weekend to you!

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  18. i love those graceful pintails. the hoodies and mergansers look so crazed by comparison. :)

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  19. Great assortment! The Northern Pintail is pretty with those fluffy feathers.

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  20. I love the birds today. Such a lovely collection. I am trying to link up but my server is slow. Will keep trying :)

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  21. oh eileen, i do love me some pretty ducks!!

    the hooded just amazes me, with his interesting style and earth tone colors!!

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  22. I like the ducks. They are so fun.

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  23. I love those hooded mergansers and would enjoy seeing them in person. All of your captures are lovely as well, Eileen.

    I had trouble commenting on Chrome browser so I switched to Firefox and had no problem. :)

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  24. Wonderful pictures and your photomodels are beautiful
    Have a nice weekend :)

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  25. The hooded merganser is a unique looking duck. This summer I'm going to pay more attention to the ducks on our inland lake and see if I can identify some.
    Judith

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  26. Beautiful duck photography ~ thanks for visiting and have a wonderful weekend ~

    carol, xxx - www.acreativeharbor.com

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  27. Cute duck pics! Looks like I need to comb my photo archives again for some more cute chipmunk shots....

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  28. Such a beautiful ducks. They need some fish for dinner!:)) .

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  29. I love your ducks. Thank you for hosting. I wish you a happy weekend.

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  30. That Merganser is awesome! Cheers, Karen and Beep

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  31. Beautiful assortment of ducks I was so excited to see my first hooded merganser ...they are so interesting. Thank you for hosting ...

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  32. Some of my favorite ducks, especially the hooded merganser and pintail. Great images. :)

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  33. Great photos,as always Eileen. The Hooded Merganser looks really sweet.

    Have a lovely week!
    Ruby

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  34. Beaautiful birds you have entertained, is the first one, superb.

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  35. Hi Eileen, I have never seen a Red-breasted Merganser duck. I sure hope to. Your pictures are just great! Love the ducks! Have an excellent coming week!

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  36. Wonderful shots of tyhe birds.

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  37. Your ducks are beautiful. I like them too. *** Me "escaped" fun with you. Now I have your badge at home and I think that it is my turn to play with you. Yours.

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  38. I always love to see your duck photos Eileen. While Merganzers are one of my favorites it's the Pintails that have caught my eye. I have never seen those here.
    Happy Weekend!

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  39. I really do like the Pintail. Such a graceful duck.

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  40. I love your ducks! We don't get too much variety of water fowl here.

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  41. Beautiful ducks! We get the Hoodies here during the winter, but not Pintails.

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  42. You've given us another great collection of critters. I really like the Hooded Merganser you pictured.

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  43. Ducks are cute ones!
    I'm late this week :)

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  44. Dearest Eileen;
    Oh My♡♡♡ IM amazed with the varieties of ducks here. They are ALL beautiful and graceful. Male (?) Hooded Mergansers sure has hood, aren't they(*^_^*)

    Sending you lots of Love and Hugs from Japan to my dear friend in America, xoxo Miyako*

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  45. They look beautiful dear Eileen :) Hope you are having a great weekend!

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  46. I especially love the loon pic. Have a great day, Eileen.

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  47. Always enjoy your birding finds Eileen. Have a wonderful day!

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  48. Good morning Eileen! Thank you for visiting and also following my blog :) I've been admiring your birding adventures for the past half hour! Great shots of some very beautiful creatures. I also popped over to your travel blog ... gosh, you could write a travel book for places in the States! Wonderful to meet you, and am now following along. Wendy x

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  49. You've photographed some of my favorites, esp. the pintail!!

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  50. Your ducks are beautiful. I admire your every perfect picture.
    Greetings from cold Polish.
    Lucia

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  51. That hooded merganser shot is gorgeous. Love that bird!

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  52. A lovely duck-serie!
    Well done!

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  54. Really turn a beautiful blog with various fantasitsche ducks. The pintail ducks, I also jog never actually seen but the Hooded Merganser not. The large mergansers I have seen and for the first time the red-breasted merganser. Very nice blog Eileen :-)

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  55. Those are some pretty amazing birds!

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  56. I keep forgetting to post on your Saturday Critters page, probably because I usually post on Sundays. I will try to get more organised!

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