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Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:17 am
by Maddy
10:51 am Shadow is leaving

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:28 am
by Maddy
11:04 am mom keeps eating the fish and gives some bites to Simba

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:37 am
by Maddy
11:29 am mom is looking around, Simba is resting next to her

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:47 am
by Maddy
11:45 am mom is on the exit branch, Simba is resting

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:11 pm
by Heather L
Hi Maddy, Rita and all . Thank you for all your posts. I know it has been tough. I have been watching and so glad to see Simba with a full crop. Earlier at 6:20 Shadow brought a fish for Simba I wanted to share this scap . Thought it would be a relief . If you know what i mean.
FROM THE DVR

Shadow bringing a fish to nest 6:20:28 am June 12
BIG BEAR SHADOW WITH FISH I THINK 6 20 JUNE 12 .jpg
Close up of the fish
big bear close up of the fish shadow brought 6 20 june 12 .jpg

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:21 pm
by Maddy
Thank you very much Heather L! :Cool:
12:14 pm mom is leaving, Simba is watching

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:03 pm
by Maddy
1:00 pm Simba keeps resting, he is stretching, it is getting very windy around the nest

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:55 pm
by Maddy
1:51 pm it is still very, very windy and Simba is still resting, he ate well today

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:10 pm
by Maddy
2:02 pm Simba gets up

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:24 pm
by Maddy
2:21 pm Simba gets up and gets to the fish and trying to eat it a bit

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:32 pm
by RitaR
Hi Maddy! So happy to read that Simba self fed a good portion of that fish this afternoon. Thank you Heather for confirming fish this morning.

2:30 pm It's VERY windy at the nest. Simba is resting.
2.30 Windy.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:32 pm
by Maddy
Yes, Rita, and mom fed him well too today! And there was some fish left, so Simba has some food in his crop now!
2:27 pm Simba is looking around now

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:33 pm
by RitaR
Thanks Maddy! He got up as I was posting. Yes Maddy! It was great to read your posts that Mom fed him too.
It's a good day on the nest. :)
2:33 pm.
2.33 up again.JPG
Oh it is so nice to see him with a full crop again!
crop.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:45 pm
by RitaR
2:44 pm Simba is resting again.
2.44 resting again.JPG
That didn't last long. He's back up again.
back up.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:49 pm
by RitaR
2:48 pm Hope this wind is keeping him cooler.
2.48 cooler with the wind.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:51 pm
by RitaR
It is indeed warm and windy.
Warm and windy.JPG
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Not much shade on the nest.
2.50 Not much shade.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:54 pm
by RitaR
2:51 pm The wind gust that are hitting the nest are quite strong.
2.51 Strong wind gusts.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:57 pm
by RitaR
2:56 pm Simba has his eyes shut. Taking a little cat nap.
2.56 eyes are shut.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:04 pm
by RitaR
3:03 pm Glad he is resting again. In the shade too. Those wind gusts are pretty strong.
3.03 Resting in shade.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:07 pm
by Maddy
Yes, Rita, very strong wind gusts!
3:00 am so good and so unusual to see Simba with a good size crop! :rh:

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:13 pm
by RitaR
Oh Maddy it's absolutely wonderful to see him with a nice crop again. It's been at least a week since we have seen it. Hope this continues. Especially in this heat.

3:11 pm He's been watching something up higher in the tree.
3.11 so good to see.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:22 pm
by RitaR
3:21 pm WOW! These strong wind gusts are a bit scary. The nest really rocks.
3.21 WOW.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:29 pm
by RitaR
3:28 pm Another strong wind gust hits the nest. I'm glad Simba is laying down.
3.28 another strong gust.JPG
3:40 pm Simba is up for a PS. Didn't see it due to the position.
3.40 PS.JPG
Preening the tail now.
Preening the tail.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:48 pm
by RitaR
3:47 pm Simba really is looking better today. Still preening now and then. I see that there is still a piece of fish left in the nest. Hope he eats it!
3.47 Looking better and fish.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:03 pm
by RitaR
4:01 pm Good! Simba is resting again. In the shade too. It's still really windy at the nest with strong wind gust.
4.01 good resting.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:18 pm
by RitaR
4:17 pm Looks like Simba is taking a good nap. Perfect time too. The parents are off and it's windy.
4.17 good nap.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:32 pm
by RitaR
4:31 pm Simba is up and on the fish! Good job Simba!
4.31 He's on the fish.JPG
He's self feeding! :D
eating.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:36 pm
by RitaR
4:34 pm Eat the fish Simba. If you don't one of your parents will.
4.34 Eat the fish.JPG
Now he's working on the tail. Wrong side Simba. Eat the meaty parts!
Working on the tail.JPG
Come on Simba...go back to the fish and eat all of it.
go.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:50 pm
by RitaR
4:49 pm Simba is resting again. Think he even laying on the fish tail.
4.49 resting.JPG

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:03 pm
by RitaR
5:01 pm Simba is still resting but awake. Making the peeping calls now and then. Also a squee or two.
5.01 peeping.JPG