Part of the courting routine for kites. He brings home the bacon(in this case a mouse). Here he already ate the head, but it his still a good gift(hehopes). If she likes the gift, she will reward him(maybe, if he behaves). If prey is abundant, kites can have up to three clutches in a season. Best viewed large.
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