December 10 2011
These guys are just big pigs with wings. They are mean as heck towards each other too. They peck the crap out of each other. There is definitely a pecking order in the flock with these birds. They are ferocious eaters. they go through the seeds.
December 9 2011
The ravens of the high desert are smaller than their northern cousins like we had that visited the old Permafrost Ranch. But they act just the same. They will talk to you, just like the ones in Alaska.
December 8 2011
Another shot of the bird with the unusual head coloration pattern.