Swainson’s Hawk Throwing A Pellet

And there’s a bit of a mystery involved with this one. […]

A Willet Expelling a Pellet

Yesterday I got a shot of a Willet expelling a pellet. It’s a behavior I’ve seldom seen and rarely photographed because it typically happens very quickly, many birds don’t do it at all and it often occurs only once per day or so with many species.

A pellet, sometimes referred to as a bolus, […]