This week’s photo challenge is all about partners. A pair of goose parents spent the afternoon shepherding their small flock of fluffy yellowy goslings. Both parents were very protective of the youngsters, dashing at, and chasing off, anything or anyone venturing too close. This family was on the shore of a lake in a Memphis suburb.

4-15-16 Goose Family

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4 thoughts on “Birds of a feather

  1. Gorgeous. I was driving to work the other day and spotted a similar couple – black swans herding their offspring very close to a freeway. Unfortunately I was in the outside lane unable to stop and shoo them away and back to safety. They seemed unconcerned grazing or foraging on the banks of the slip road
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