The Geese

17 Dec

They might be noisy and messy and a nuisance during the breeding season,

Lucy

Lucy

Embden Goose

African Goose

African Gander

Embden geese

but I still think the geese are beautiful.

Sharing with Wordless Wednesday at Create With Joy and Wild Bird Wednesday.

26 Responses to “The Geese”

  1. TexWisGirl December 17, 2013 at 12:54 pm #

    they are really cute.

    • Teresa December 17, 2013 at 12:57 pm #

      I really do enjoy them. They are very funny.

  2. HansHB December 17, 2013 at 1:27 pm #

    Nice close-up portrait!

    • Teresa December 17, 2013 at 1:33 pm #

      Thanks. They don’t bother to move when it’s cold and they’re all cozy tucked in.

  3. Gunilla Bäck December 17, 2013 at 2:29 pm #

    They’re beautiful. No matter how noisy and messy, but I still love the geese and I miss them when they’re gone.

    • Teresa December 17, 2013 at 2:57 pm #

      That’s the fun thing with domestic geese. These stay here year round. 🙂

  4. kenschneider December 17, 2013 at 3:02 pm #

    Nice images of the geese, and they seem very tranquil now.

    • Teresa December 17, 2013 at 3:07 pm #

      March to June is when they want to set on eggs. They are dangerous then. Now they just want me to feed them. 🙂

  5. artmusedog December 17, 2013 at 3:36 pm #

    Beautiful photography ~ do so love your ‘built in’ subject matter for photos ~ Wonderful! ~ carol, xxx

    • Teresa December 17, 2013 at 3:45 pm #

      This time of year, it’s very convenient. 🙂 I do think they are beautiful birds!

  6. eileen December 17, 2013 at 4:18 pm #

    They are cuties, they must be fun to have around. Wonderful shots. Have a great evening!

    • Teresa December 17, 2013 at 5:30 pm #

      They are fun (except during their breeding season).

  7. Pat December 17, 2013 at 6:16 pm #

    They are beautiful birds.

    • Teresa December 17, 2013 at 6:34 pm #

      I missed the Chinese geese, but I really do like all four breeds I have.

  8. Mick December 17, 2013 at 8:16 pm #

    Great photos and the geese look as if they would certainly keep you entertained!

    • Teresa December 17, 2013 at 8:39 pm #

      They really are funny to watch.

  9. EG CameraGirl December 18, 2013 at 9:08 am #

    I agree they are beautiful!

  10. Dave December 18, 2013 at 10:05 am #

    Indeed, however there is nothing more awe-inspiring than seeing flocks of 1000s going to roost, the noise is unbelievable

    • Teresa December 18, 2013 at 10:09 am #

      They are very noisy! My domestic geese are mostly stuck on the ground, but I do still adore them.

  11. Nancy @ A Rural Journal December 19, 2013 at 6:48 am #

    They are a handful at times, but have become a part of our farm family over the years. 🙂

    • Teresa December 19, 2013 at 7:30 am #

      I couldn’t imagine how quiet the farm would seem without their big voices.

  12. margaret December 19, 2013 at 12:54 pm #

    HI Thersa These are wonderful close up shots of these geese.

    • Teresa December 19, 2013 at 12:56 pm #

      Thanks. They are pretty happy not to move when it’s cold outside.

  13. Rebecca December 20, 2013 at 7:27 pm #

    This is pretty good! 🙂

    Happy Wordless Wednesday! My entry is here.

    • Teresa December 20, 2013 at 7:50 pm #

      Thank you, Rebecca.

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