Somewhere outside a Tim Horton's in urban Edmonton...
A pair of Gray Partridges return to my garden to eat fallen sunflower seeds and dandelion leaves (Calgary, Canada).
A pair of Gray Partridges feeding on sunflower seeds that have fallen from the birdfeeder in my backyard (Calgary, Canada).
The grey partridge (Perdix perdix), also known as the English partridge, Hungarian partridge, or hun, is a gamebird in the pheasant family Phasianidae of the order Galliformes, gallinaceous birds. Widespread and common throughout much of its range, the grey partridge is evaluated as "of Least Concern" on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. However, it has suffered a serious decline in the UK, and in 2015 appeared on the "Birds of Conservation Concern" Red List....