Sparrowhawk bath...

Sparrowhawk bath...

Observation - Sparrowhawk bath... - UK and Ireland. Description: Looks like it had recently fed; the second photo shows some feathers and blood (?) on the talons. Rather surprisingly Sparrowhawks only seem to visit our garden for a bath this time of year. Last December we had a male doing a similar thing...

Looks like it had recently fed; the second photo shows some feathers and blood (?) on the talons. Rather surprisingly Sparrowhawks only seem to visit our garden for a bath this time of year. Last December we had a male doing a similar thing...