Woodcock behaviour

Woodcock behaviour

Observation - Woodcock behaviour - UK and Ireland. Description: Two Woodcocks took up residence in a friend's garden for a few days over Christmas and were foraging throughout the day. The first photo is particularly interesting as the bird is craning its neck into a most unusual position - might it be listening or l

Two Woodcocks took up residence in a friend's garden for a few days over Christmas and were foraging throughout the day. The first photo is particularly interesting as the bird is craning its neck into a most unusual position - might it be listening or looking? The second photo shows the bird with some well deserved, but unfortunate, invertebrate.