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Burlingame, CA, USA
This dark-eyed junco suddenly showed up (almost like dropped) in front of me and seemed to have trouble in walking because I couldn’t see the legs. It was hopping slowly on the ground for a few minutes. When I walked closely and tried to examine the bird, it managed to fly away. But the bird looked quite strange.
Dark-eyed Junco seemed to have injuries somewhere and moved slowly on the ground with legs invisible.
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