I was doing some trimming at the bottom
of our steep backyard last week.
Lots of mockingbirds live down there.
A pair of them very agitated with my presence.
I shot a few quick photos through a bush
then retreated back uphill.
I couldn't figure out why they were so upset
until I spotted this baby bird on the
other side of the yard.
The next day, I saw them dive bombing
an innocent groundhog who was just walking through the yard.
I guess I was lucky.