Fluffing Feathers And Cracking Knuckles
As I watched the hawk above my head, it started to ruffle its feathers. Then it raised its right leg and made movements with its talons that reminded me of someone cracking their knuckles.
Juvenile Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii)
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