Recycling Crow

Recycling Crow

Observation - Recycling Crow - UK and Ireland. Description: Apart from cawing loudly as I stepped out of the car, this bird showed no inclination to fly off, even when I approached close enough for a careful stroke. It didn't seem at all ill, perhaps it had been gorging on picnic leftovers? The red cast to the fe

Apart from cawing loudly as I stepped out of the car, this bird showed no inclination to fly off, even when I approached close enough for a careful stroke. It didn't seem at all ill, perhaps it had been gorging on picnic leftovers?
The red cast to the feathers is a camera artefact I've reduced but can't altogether remove.