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How to Groom Your Baboon

Posted on Thu, 04 Dec 2014

I was fortunate to be invited along on a familiarization birding and wildlife tour of Uganda with my friends Tim Appleton and Dominic Mitchell. The trip has been epic and I'll be posting and podcasting about it in the months ahead. But I just had to...

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    Posted by Bill Thompson, III on Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    My family plays a game every New Year’s Day where we ensure that our first bird of the year is a “good” one. It involves a blindfold. Before you become alarmed, let me do some ‘splainin’. This started back in the early days of Bird Watcher’s Digest (then published in our house on Warren Street......

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