Rare sighting

A rock partridge watches passing traffic as it feeds near a magpie along Bremner Avenue in Red Deer this week. A member of the pheasant family, rock partridges are very rare in this area since they prefer dry countryside to nest and feed in.

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A rock partridge watches passing traffic as it feeds near a magpie along Bremner Avenue in Red Deer this week.

A member of the pheasant family, rock partridges are very rare in this area since they prefer dry countryside to nest and feed in.